Observation 31840: Psilocybe allenii Borov., Rockefeller & P.G. Werner

When: 2010-01-10

Collection location: Santa Cruz, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

No specimen available


[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:56:55 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Santa Cruz Fungus Fair, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA’ to ‘Santa Cruz, California, USA



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Deconica coprophila
By: Erin Page Blanchard (CureCat)
2010-01-11 15:37:04 EST (-0500)

“The Psilocybe copriphila was displayed in the open air, tho…”

This species is not psilocybin containing. It is now in the genus Deconica.

“Buddha’s hand,” the marketing name for deformed citron.
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-01-11 14:58:57 EST (-0500)

or, what a normal citron looks like under the influence of psilocybes!

Citrus medica var. sarcodactylis
By: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)
2010-01-11 14:58:34 EST (-0500)

That is what happens when you eat Psilocybe cyanofriscosa and look at a lemon.

It is commonly known as a buddha’s hand.

What on Earth
By: Paul Derbyshire (Twizzler)
2010-01-11 14:25:42 EST (-0500)

are those yellow objects in the box?

not just a lucite box…
By: Debbie Viess (amanitarita)
2010-01-11 11:32:45 EST (-0500)

but a big Rottweiler, too, Doug! Can’t be too careful, ya know! ;)

The Psilocybe copriphila was displayed in the open air, tho…

Thanks to all who contributed these interesting specimens to the Fair. Lotsa nose grease on that lucite box!

By: Jimmie Veitch (jimmiev)
2010-01-11 11:19:09 EST (-0500)

there is a glass box

Out in the open?
By: Douglas Smith (douglas)
2010-01-11 04:55:34 EST (-0500)

Out in an open basket? I thought you usually put these under glass…

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