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    • Gyromitra infula
  • English
    • Saddle-shaped False Morel
  • Spanish
    • Oreja de ratón

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

August 19, 2010

Description

On display at the Feria del Hongo de Senguio (Senguio fungus fair).

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

August 20, 2009

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

alan_rockefeller

Date

March 7, 2009

Description

Its weird to see something like this growing off of wood, but all of these that were found were growing off wood.

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Date

September 5, 2012 11:03 AM EDT

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

libbiwu

Date

November 25, 2016 01:24 PM PST

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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damontighe

Date

November 14, 2016 01:01 PM PST

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

alexdererova

Date

October 25, 2016 10:49 AM PDT

Description

Gyromitra infula

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

noah_siegel

Date

January 24, 2015

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

Date

November 23, 2014

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

Date

November 1, 2014

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

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noah_siegel

Date

October 18, 2014

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Saddle-shaped False Morel Gyromitra infula

Observer

noah_siegel

Date

October 19, 2013
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Description from Wikipedia

Gyromitra infula, commonly known as the hooded false morel or the elfin saddle, is a member of the ascomycete mushrooms in the family Helvellaceae. The dark reddish-brown caps of the fruit bodies develop a characteristic saddle-shape in maturity, and the ends of both saddle lobes are drawn out to sharp tips that project above the level of the fruiting body. The stem is white or flushed pale brown, smooth on the outside, but hollow with some...

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