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Psilocybe brasiliensis Magic Mushrooms

Psilocybe brasiliensis: Background

Psilocybe brasiliensis magic mushrooms are speculated to be more widespread than currently documented and were first described as new to science in 1978 by Mexican mycologist Gastón Guzmán.

Psilocybe brasiliensis: Habitat

Psilocybe brasiliensis magic mushrooms are known only to Brazil, specifically the Sao Paulo region. This species grows gregariously on the grassy soils of Paraná pine and plum pine forests during the month of March.

Psilocybe brasiliensis: Taxonomy/Naming



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Psilocybe brasiliensis: Physical Description


The cap starts off as conic when young, becoming convex early into maturation and eventually becoming bell-shaped. Reddish brown in colour, becoming blue with bruising or age, and possessing a smooth surface


Gills are brown to purplish-brown with white edges are are broadly attached to the stem.

Spore Print

Dark purple-grey


Dark purple-grey


Stem is slender and cylindrical with potential swelling at the base, which usually has bundles of mycelial cords present.

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