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cut it in half and see if there are veins instead of bumps. veins are typically false morels, but you can still eat them if you cook them very well. found several false morels, cleaned them and cooked them well zero issues. to be perfectly safe if you question it then don't eat it.
 

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That is DEFINITELY Bohemica! My advice is leave it. Some have no problems with it, but it is a neurological disruptor. NOT something to play around with. IF you are one of the people adversely affected by this mushroom, it could prove disastrous. Better safe than sorry in my book.
 

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Verpa Bohemica is not a false morel. You can eat Verpas (half free morel, early morel), but some are effected as Cowboy said. You could try a small taste and see how it goes, but better safe than sorry (as Cowboy said). False Morels are nasty looking short squat mushrooms that are/can be quite large. I would eat those myself, but only because I've had similar morphs and vepas with no ill effects. http://thegreatmorel.com/falsemorel2.html
 

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Thanks for the replies everyone. Apparently she ate them with no ill side effects, but we will forward this information. Thanks again...
 
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