Observation 55383: Psilocybe caerulescens Murrill
When: 2010-10-05
Collection location: Jalisco, Mexico [Click for map]
( 2169m)
Herbarium specimen reported

Notes: Growing at a sawmill that had been decomissioned about ten years ago.

The sawmill probably processed mostly conifer wood. These mushrooms are growing in an area that had a lot of sawdust.

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pleurocystidia
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Back at home with the material
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Proposed Names

87% (1)
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Recognized by sight: Large, in clusters on woody debris
Used references: The Genus Psilocybe by Gaston Guzman
Based on microscopic features: Spores, cheilocystidia matches, pleurocystidia present but not common or obvious
Based on chemical features: Blue staining

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus

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nice
By: AmatoxinApocalypse (AmatoxinApocalypse)
2010-10-26 03:09:31 BST (+0100)

Looking good, just like weilii.

I think the tall purple flowered plants
By: Christian (Christian Schwarz)
2010-10-13 00:26:55 BST (+0100)

are in the Family Orobranchaceae

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