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Coriolopsis rigida (Berk. & Mont.) Murrill

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Scientific name
Coriolopsis rigida
Author
(Berk. & Mont.) Murrill
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Polyporales
Family
Polyporaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Danilo Chagas
Comments etc.
Danilo Chagas, Tatiana Gibertoni

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Coriolopsis floccosa (Jungh.) Ryvarden is an American species with yellowish effuse-reflexed basidiomata, brown color of the context , trimitic hyphal system is trimitic and cylindrical, smooth, thin-walled, non-amyloid, oblong−ellipsoid, and hyaline to pale brown basidiospores (Ryvarden, 1991; Ryvarden & Gilbertson, 1993, (Saparrat et al., 2014).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?


Geographic range

The species is known in 34 countries and is mostly reported in Brazil and Mexico. Reports in Africa may represent C. floccosa.


Population and Trends

There are about 705 records of this species in GBIF, most of them in Brazil.

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

American species. In Brazil, it is found in Amazonia and Atlantic Forest.

Temperate ForestSubtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

The species is well distributed in Brazil, present in pluvial forest domain. However, the Amazon has currently the highest rates of deforestation in the last decades and the Atlantic Forest is a hotspot.

Housing & urban areasShifting agricultureAgro-industry farmingSmall-holder plantationsAgro-industry plantationsRoads & railroadsUnintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target)Unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale (species being assessed is not the target) [harvest]Unintentional effects: large scale (species being assessed is not the target) [harvest]Increase in fire frequency/intensityHabitat shifting & alteration

Conservation Actions

About 1/3 of the records in Brazil are in unprotected areas.

Resource & habitat protectionSite/area managementHabitat & natural process restoration

Research needed

Studies on the distribution of the species in other areas other than the Neotropics.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsArea-based Management PlanPopulation trendsHabitat trends

Use and Trade

None

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted