• Proposed
  • 2Under Assessment
  • 3Preliminary Assessed
  • 4Assessed
  • 5Published

Diplomitoporus globisporus Ryvarden

Go to another Suggested Species...

Scientific name
Diplomitoporus globisporus
Author
Ryvarden
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Polyporales
Family
Polyporaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Vitor Lima
Comments etc.
Vitor Lima

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

It is an easily overlooked species. Few records may not represent the real population size. Data Deficient.


Geographic range

Only known to Brazil. Four records according to GBIF.


Population and Trends

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

Lignicolous. Recorded in Amazon and Atlantic Forest

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

Deforestation by agro-industry expansion and arson.

Agro-industry farmingIncrease in fire frequency/intensity

Conservation Actions

No conservation actions were taken to date. Suggested actions: increase inspection against arson and expansion of irregular activities in protected areas.

Site/area protection

Research needed

It is a poorly known species. As a small resupinate polypore, it is easily overlooked and probably confused with similar species. Research efforts are needed in taxonomy and more inventories to properly access its geographical distribution.


Use and Trade


Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted