Observation 12311: Psathyrella (Fr.) Quél.
When: 2008-10-10
No herbarium specimen

Notes: Brown gills, brown cap, probably brown spore print … trace of an annulus, and brown glandules on an off-white (brownish?) stipe. Notice the blue at the base of the stipe and the hint of blue on the gills?

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Recognized by sight
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Recognized by sight: Brittle stipe

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Purple Spore
By: Micah Courteau (waynegrompsky)
2009-07-03 01:38:59 CDT (-0500)

This looks like it is a purple sporing mushroom. With the stem bruising blue this gives high probability of psilocybin/psilocin/baeocystin content. This mushroom definitely placed in either the Panaeolus, Psathyrella or Psilocybe families. I suspect it is a Panaeolina foenisecii.

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