False Morel – additional photos

This page contains additional images of the false morel.  Morel hunters should be able to identify these types of mushrooms and make sure they do not make it to the kitchen.

 

Caution: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.

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Note the brainy looking texture of the cap on this false morel above.
courtesy of Jenn Watt, Reporter for Haliburton Echo & Minden Times
 

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Caution: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.

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Note the reddish brown texture and this “Beefsteak” false morel (above).
– courtesy of Carl Dixon

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Caution: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.

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Note the darkening, almost blackish color on the cap on this false morel. – courtesy of Matin Serrer, Ontario CanadaCaution: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the Identifying the False Morel page.

 

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Note the reddish brown color on the caps on these false morels. Slight color variation then the other photos on this page. – photo courtesy of Don O. in Mattoon, Illinois.

 

 

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Click on the images below showing a Gyromitra variety of the false morel for up-close shot – photo taken and contributed by Dean Werner in Wisconsin.

Gyromitra False Morel
 

 

Caution: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.
 

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For a closeup, click on the image below showing a Black Elfin Saddle variety of the false morel – photo taken and contributed by Jeff Duncan in California.

Black Elfin Saddle False Morel

 
Caution: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the Identifying the False Morel page.

 

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For a closeup, click on the image below showing a variety of the false morel – photo taken and contributed by Len Landers.

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CAUTION: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.

 

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For a closeup, click on the image below showing the gyromitrin variety of the false morel – photo taken and contributed by Kimberly Palmisano.

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CAUTION: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.

 

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For a closeup, click on the image below showing the Verpa variety of the false morel – photo taken and contributed by Jill Lane in Snohomish County, WA.

 

Verpa False Morel

CAUTION: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.

 

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For a closeup, click on the image below showing the Bohemica Verpa variety of the false morel in nature – photo taken and contributed by Valerie Jasperson, in Oregon.

 

Verpa Bohemica False Morel

 

For a closeup, click on the image below showing another dissected Bohemica Verpa variety of the false morel in nature – photo taken and contributed by David Datema.

 

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Caution: this page contains various images of the False Morel which are extremely toxic and should not be ingested! Please check out the False Morel page and the Identify the False Morel post.

 

 

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