Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus spores
Helvella macropus spores
Helvella macropus var. brevis is a synonym  Common name: Elfin
Cup.  Coloration can vary with wet/dry conditions.  These collections
of
Helvella cf. macropus were found growing in moss under oak trees
along a hiking trail; June.
These micrographs show the spores of Helvella macropus.
Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus
Helvella macropus
This collection was confirmed to
be
Helvella macropus by DNA
testing.
iNaturalist observation