Small mushrooms growing on soil beneath Pinus radiata. Caps covered in brownish scales, up to 30 mm across. Stems also rough and scaly. Gills pale coloured but the gill margins appear to be darker.
Found in duff under coast live oak
Smelled like cinnamon
Under Dougfir, Acer macrophyllum and Cornus
Probable mycorhizzal associate with Live Oak.
Growing out of moss in old road cut
under the Douglas fir - Griffin loop -