Description: Tawny, broadly conical to flat cap with dark belt around margin, brown gills, and hairy reddish stalk.
Image retrieved from cbc.ca on August 6th.
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Cap: (5-) 10-15 (-30) mm diam, 5-15 (-20) mm high, globose or conic at first to campanulate, or convex. Margin sulcate-striate . Hygrophanous, orange-brown or ochraceo-olivaceous.
The history of the Psilocybe azurescens is very new and mysterious. This mushroom was only recently discovered:
Description: Sticky, conical, brown cap with brownish gills and off-white stalk; bruising blue.
Description: Sticky, brownish cap with brown gills and yellowish-brown stalk.
Psilocybe, being a frequently hunted mushroom, should be identified carefully. It could easily be confused with Galerina, which can be fatal if eaten.