Psilocybe villarrealiae Magic Mushrooms
Psilocybe villarrealiae: Background
Psilocybe villarrealiae: Habitat
Psilocybe villarrealiae magic mushrooms grow solitarily or gregariously in muddy soils, usually near creeks and ravines, of the pine, oak, and subtropical forests of Jalisco, Mexico.
Psilocybe villarrealiae: Taxonomy/Naming
Psilocybe villarrealiae: Physical Description
Cap is initially slightly conical or bell-shaped, expanding to convex or nearly plane with maturity often with wavy edges and a central bump. Cap is tan to walnut brown and fades to yellow-brown with age.
The gills are attached to the stem, potentially in a slightly hooked manner (subsinuate), and cream-coloured when young, becoming violet-brown with sporulation.
Stem is cylindrical, flexible, and reddish brown fading to grey-yellow and bruising bluish on the upper portion of the stipe. Bottom half especially ornamented with a wooly mycelium, and partial veil is white, cobweb-like, and fleeting.