Observation 114459: Psilocybe fagicola R. Heim & Cailleux

When: 2012-09-18

Collection location: El Saucal, Mpio. de Acajete, Veracruz, Mexico [Click for map]


Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

Specimen available

Herbarium specimen is in the Institute of Ecology in Xalapa. The MO observation number is the accession number.

Psilocybe “Midalia” – because Midalia found it.

There was only one, and it had seen better days.

Found at the entrance to the road that goes off to the left if you are heading towards Cofre de Perote.

Proposed Names

92% (2)
Eye3 Eyes3
Based on microscopic features: Spores 4.5-5.5 (6) x 4.5-5 × 3.5-4μ
Pleurocystidia (13) 14-18 (19) x 4-5μ
Cheilocystidia (13) 15-26 (30) x 4-6 (7)μ

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Looks like
By: walt sturgeon (Mycowalt)
2012-11-09 12:21:54 PST (-0800)

a mushroom cap on a twig complete with jelly fungi. Quite a mycoflora on that stipe.

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