Collection location: Santa Barbara, California, USA [Click for map]
Collected by Bob Cummings and brought into the Los Angeles mushroom fair.
Identified based on the pink/red color of the pore mouths. Otherwise, looks essentially the same as Xerocomus chrysenteron and the rest of that ilk.
[admin – Sat Aug 14 02:05:36 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Santa Barbara, CA’ to ‘Santa Barbara, California, USA’