Gymnopilus viridans
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Domain: Eukaryota
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Basidiomycota
Class: Agaricomycetes
Order: Agaricales
Family: Hymenogastraceae
Genus: Gymnopilus
G. viridans
Binomial name
Gymnopilus viridans

Flammula viridans

Gymnopilus viridans
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Gills on hymenium
Cap is convex
Hymenium is adnexed or adnate
Spore print is yellow-orange
Ecology is saprotrophic
Edibility is psychoactive

Gymnopilus viridans is a mushroom in the family Hymenogastraceae. It contains the hallucinogens psilocybin and psilocin. It is a rarely documented species, the last known collection being from the US state of Washington in 1912.


Habitat and formation

Gymnopilus viridans is found growing cespitose on coniferous wood from June to November.