Buy psilocybe cubensis online. Psilocybe cubensisis a species of psychedelic mushroom whose principal active compounds are psilocybin and psilocin. Commonly called shrooms, magic mushrooms, golden tops, cubes, or gold caps. It belongs to the fungus family Hymenogastraceae and was previously known as Stropharia cubensis. It is the most well known psilocybin mushroom due to its wide distribution and ease of cultivation.The species was first described in 1906 as Stropharia cubensis by Franklin Sumner Earle in Cuba. In 1907 it was identified as Naematoloma caerulescens in Tonkin by Narcisse Théophile Patouillard, while in 1941. It was called Stropharia cyanescens by William Alphonso Murrill in Florida. These synonyms were later assigned to the species Psilocybe cubensis.The name Psilocybe is derived from the Greek roots psilos (ψιλος) and kubê (κυβη), and translates as “bare head”. Cubensis means “coming from Cuba” and refers to the type locality published by Earle.
Distribution and habitat
Psilocybe cubensis is a pan-tropical species occurring in the Gulf Coast states and southeastern United States, Mexico. Also in the Central American countries of Belize, Costa Rica and Guatemala. The Caribbean countries Cuba, the Dominican Republic, Guadalupe, Martinique, and Trinidad, in the South American countries of Argentina, Bolivia. Brazil, Colombia, French Guiana, Paraguay, Uruguay and Peru, Southeast Asia. Including Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia and Malaysia, India, Australia (including Tasmania), New Zealand, Fiji, and possibly Nepal and Hawaii.
In Australia, the species grows between northern Queensland to southern New South Wales.
120 km south-east of Harare. This was the first reported occurrence of a psilocybin mushroom in Zimbabwe. The mushrooms were collected on Imire Rhino & Wildlife Conservation- a nature reserve that is home to both wildlife and cattle, as well as cattle egrets.