Galerina steglichii
Scientific classification Edit this classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Hymenogastraceae
Genus: Galerina
G. steglichii
Binomial name
Galerina steglichii
Besl 1993

Galerina steglichii is a mushroom species described by Besl in 1993 and named after Wolfgang Steglich.[1]

Galerina steglichii is part of the genus Galerina and family Strophariaceae. It has no subspecies.[2]


The mushroom contains psilocybin.[3][4][5]


  1. ^ Besl, H. (1993) Galerina steglichii spec. nov., ein halluzinogener Häubling, In: Z. Mykol. 59(2):215–218
  2. ^ "Catalogue of Life - 2011 Annual Checklist :: Search all names".
  3. ^ Gastón Guzmán; John W. Allen; Jochen Gartz (1998). "A worldwide geographical distribution of the neurotropic fungi, an analysis and discussion" (PDF). Annali del Museo Civico di Rovereto (14): 189–280. (on Fondazione Museo Civico di Rovereto)
  4. ^ Gartz J. (1995). "Cultivation and analysis of Psilocybe species and an investigation of Galerina steglichi". Annali Museo Civico di Rovereto. 10: 297–306. Archived from the original on 2013-07-26. Retrieved 2017-10-26.
  5. ^ Besl H. (1993). "Galerina steglichii spec. nov, ein halluzinogener Haeubling". Zeitschrift für Mykologie. 59: 215–218.