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?
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.
Habitat and Ecology
American species. In Brazil, it is found in Amazonia and Atlantic Forest.
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
About 1/3 of the records in Brazil are in unprotected areas.
Resource & habitat protectionSite/area managementHabitat & natural process restoration
Studies on the distribution of the species in other areas other than the Neotropics.
TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsArea-based Management PlanPopulation trendsHabitat trends