Observation 10274: Psilocybe mexicana R. Heim

When: 2008-08-17

Collection location: La Primavera, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico [Click for map]


Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available

This was somewhat common in high elevation grassland areas where horses graze. A very small mushroom, it looks like a Conocybe until you take a close look. Smelling it confirms the ID, it has a strong farinaceous odor.

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight
Based on chemical features: Blue staining on the stipe
Strong farinaceous odor

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