Guzmán; Yang
Sydowia Vol. 62/2 E-Book/S 185-189
A new species of a bluing Psilocybe from Asia (Basidiomycota, Agar
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Gastón Guzmán* & Zhu L. Yang**

*Instituto de Ecología, Apartado Postal 63, Xalapa 91000, Veracruz, Mexico
**Key Laboratory of Biodiversity and Biogeography, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanhei Road 132 Kunming 650204 Yunnan, China (

Guzmán, G. & Yang Z.L. (2010). A new species of a bluing Psilocybe from Asia (Basidiomycota, Agarica-les, Strophariaceae). – Sydowia 62 (2): 185–189.

Psilocybe taiwanensis is described as a new species from a subtropical mountain rain forest in Taiwan, China with Cryptomeria japonica and Taiwania cryptomerioides (Cupressaceae). – The species belongs to section Stuntzii; all species of the section contain the psychoactive compound psilocybine.
Key words: Halucinogenic agaric, Taiwan, subtropical mountain forest.