Observation 53201: Psilocybe muliercula Singer & A.H. Sm.
When: 2010-09-05
( 2350m)
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This species likes to grow out of light colored clay ravine walls. This collection was made near a roadside.

This species has light colored gills which do not turn purple until the mushroom is fairly mature.

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Recognized by sight: Cap small, growing in ravine walls, stem longitudinally striate without floccose mycelium
Used references: The Genus Psilocybe by Gaston Guzman. Key to section Zapotecorum led to this species.
Based on microscopic features: Pleurocystidia and cheilocystidia size and shape matches
Based on chemical features: Strongly staining blue. Farinaceous taste and odor.

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