Observation 118541: Psilocybe pelliculosa (A.H. Sm.) Singer & A.H. Sm.
When: 2012-11-29
Who: NeoSporen
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Found growing in conifer wood chips mixed with top soil. Fruiting clusters were very close to a sword fern. Bluing was present on observation, but increased intensity after harvesting.

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Based on microscopic features: Pleurocystidia present and fairly abundant. Characteristics match up with descriptions that are avaliable for this species.

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Mehh
By: NeoSporen
2012-12-04 02:55:22 PST (-0800)

I don’t think it looks anything like wild or cultivated P. azurescens. Other than the cap having an umbo, there really isn’t anything too similar, but even that characteristic is not the same.

looks like Psilocybe azurescens
By: caphillkid
2012-12-03 17:42:59 PST (-0800)
Videos
By: NeoSporen
2012-12-01 18:31:50 PST (-0800)

HD video of specimens http://www.youtube.com/...

HD microscopy of cheilocystidia at 800X: http://www.youtube.com/...

Pleurocystidia and shows some basidia at 800X also HD: http://www.youtube.com/...

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