Observation 21534: Deconica (W.G. Sm.) P. Karst.
When: 2009-06-01
No herbarium specimen

Notes: These tiny LBMs were growing from twigs buried in leaf litter under mixed hardwoods. I think they are the same kind I found last year and posted in this observation:

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Recognized by sight
1% (2)
Recognized by sight: Small, appears to be bluing
45% (2)
Recognized by sight: Maybe its not really turning blue

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By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2009-06-02 15:32:50 MDT (-0600)

Cool mushroom. The gills do look really light brown, but aside from that they definitely look like something in the bluing Psilocybe clade. I saw the purple/brown spore print in the other observation- some species just have surprisingly light gills when fresh, but I can see the gills darkened up and match the print colour well after having dried.

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