Observation 220182: Deconica coprophila (Bull.) P. Karst.

When: 2015-10-11

Collection location: Karkaraly National Park, Karaganda District, Kazakhstan [Click for map]

49.4365° 75.47625° 884m

Who: Igor (Igor_Yevdokimov)

No specimen available

Notes:
Psilocybe coprophila (Bull.) P. Kumm., STROPHARIACEAE, AGARICALES. (DUNG-LOVING PSILOCYBE OR КАКАШКИНА ЛЫСИНА).
Tiny yellowish-brown mushroom growing on dung
Cap: 10-25 mm wide, convex; smooth, some sticky in wet weather; color light yellowish-brown or brownish-yellow.
Gills: attached, moderately broad or broad and distant, with short and very short additional gills; light ochre up to reddish-brown.
Stalk: 2-4 cm long, 3-6 mm thick, hollow, fine fibrous or somewhat silky with indistinct hairy remnants of veil near top; light yellowish-brown up to reddish-brown.
Veil: partial veil evanescent.
Edibility: hallucinogenic.
Habitat: rare kind; scattered small group on dung (mainly horse dung) inside and nearby pine-tree forest with some deciduous trees.
June – October.

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