Observation 130124: Psilocybe ovoideocystidiata Guzmán & Gaines
When: 2011-03-17
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This is the furthest south this species has been seen. Found by gooberhack, microscopy by The Thinker and vjp.

From http://www.shroomery.org/...

spores rhomboid to subrhomboid in faceview, subellipsoid in side view
(8.6 – 11.4) x (5.4 – 7.7)μm
8.55 × 7.01
8.57 × 6.27
9.36 × 5.41
9.60 × 7.43
9.69 × 6.26
9.70 × 6.00
10.31 × 7.33
10.31 × 5.94
10.31 × 7.35
10.62 × 7.11
10.72 × 6.57
10.77 × 6.86
10.91 × 6.29
11.41 × 7.65

cell wall 0.6-1.2 μm

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Copyright © 2013 gooberhack
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Copyright © 2013 The Thinker
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Copyright © 2013 gooberhack

Proposed Names

87% (1)
Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Wavy gills that turn dark purple in maturity
Based on microscopic features: Spore size and shape matches
Based on chemical features: Strong blue staining

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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