Observation 8798: Psilocybe caerulescens Murrill
When: 2008-08-08
Collection location: Georgia, USA [Click for map]
No herbarium specimen

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Thanks! Nice job showing the salient features of this interesting mushroom!
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2008-08-08 19:14:57 CDT (-0400)

Some psilocybe species can look awfully similar, but not this one: robust fruit body, convoluted, in-rolled cap edge, dark center to hygrophanous cap, strongly bluing (and not so coincidentally, moderately to strongly active) and white edges to the gills! Nice. I could ID this one from your photo series alone, IF I lived in Georgia! Guess that hurricanes bring blessings as well as devastation!

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