Observation 12311: Psathyrella (Fr.) Quél.

When: 2008-10-10

Collection location: Southeast Portland, Multnomah Co., Oregon, USA [Click for map]

Who: Daniel B. Wheeler (Tuberale)

No specimen available

Brown gills, brown cap, probably brown spore print … trace of an annulus, and brown glandules on an off-white (brownish?) stipe. Notice the blue at the base of the stipe and the hint of blue on the gills?



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Recognized by sight: Brittle stipe

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Purple Spore
By: Micah Courteau (waynegrompsky)
2009-07-03 02:38:59 CDT (-0400)

This looks like it is a purple sporing mushroom. With the stem bruising blue this gives high probability of psilocybin/psilocin/baeocystin content. This mushroom definitely placed in either the Panaeolus, Psathyrella or Psilocybe families. I suspect it is a Panaeolina foenisecii.

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