Identified based on the descriptions in Mushroom Demystified by David Arora. This specimen was brought in for display at the Santa Cruz Fungus Fair by a member of the Fungus Federation of Santa Cruz.
Switched to M. rufobrunnea at Darvin’s suggestion. Now that I’m aware of this species I agree that it’s the better name to apply.
[admin – Sat Aug 14 01:56:48 +0000 2010]: Changed location name from ‘Santa Cruz Fungus Fair, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Co., California, USA’ to ‘Santa Cruz, California, USA’
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