Observation 8056: Pachylepyrium carbonicola (A.H. Sm.) Singer

When: 2008-06-22

Collection location: Albany Co., Wyoming, USA [Click for map]

Who: Dave (vertical)

No specimen available

Found fruiting in a small control burn in high subalpine forest.

Almost roadside by hwy 130. Looking at observation no.14214, The gill structure sure resembles that Psilocybe montana photo…hmmmm

Proposed Names

-50% (3)
Recognized by sight
-4% (2)
Used references: Looking on Mushroomobserver at observation 14214. Very similar in apperance and location/alpine snow melt
61% (2)
Recognized by sight: Brown gills, fibrous vone annulus, stipe darkening with age.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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Gills would be almost black
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2008-06-23 01:07:30 CDT (-0500)

If this was a Psilocybe, the gills would be almost black with any age on it, and it wouldn’t have the brown fibrous zone annulus. This looks more like Pachylepyrium carbonicola.

Created: 2008-06-22 18:08:27 CDT (-0500)
Last modified: 2008-06-23 00:34:47 CDT (-0500)
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