Observation 79922: Psilocybe neoxalapensis Guzmán, Ram.-Guill. & Halling

When: 2011-10-15

Collection location: Bosque Oreomunea, Veracruz, Mexico [Click for map]

19.491°N 97.0133°W 1800m

Who: Alan Rockefeller (Alan Rockefeller)

Specimen available

Notes:
1800 meters elevation.

Habitat: Buried plant matter. About 20 meters down from the top of a ridge.

Basidia 17 – 21 × 5 – 5.5. 2 and 4 spored.

Pleurocystidia 16 × 5.

Cheilocystidia very abundant, sometimes with a viscous drop a the apex. 13 – 18 × 4 – 5.

Caulocystidia clavate, 10 – 12 × 3 – 4.

Spores rubrhomboid, 5 – 5.5 × 4 – 5 × 4.

Stains used: Congo red and methylene blue.

Herbarium specimen in the herbarium at Instituto de Ecologia, in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.

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Specimen ready for microscopy
Microscopy notes
Pileipellis, pileus trama, lamellar trama 100x
Basidia 1000x
Basidida crush mount 1000x
Cheilocystidia 1000x
Cheilocystidia 400x
Cheilocystidia 400x
Cheilocystidia 400x
Pleurocystidia 1000x
Cheilocystidia and spores crush mount 1000x
Spores and caulocystidia 1000x
Spores and caulocystidia 1000x
Spores from the stipe 1000x
Spores from the stipe 1000x
Herbarium deposit

Proposed Names

92% (2)
Recognized by sight
Based on microscopic features: two types cheilocystidia

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