Phylloporia solicola belongs to the P. spathulata species complex. It is distinct from other similar species by the tiny pores 9–11 per mm and the broadly ellipsoid basidiospores of 2.5–3×2–3 μm (Wu et al., 2019).
Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?
The species is known only from Brazil, distributed in 1 of the 26 states.
Population and Trends
There are only two records, all of them in Brazil.
Population Trend: Uncertain
Habitat and Ecology
So far, only found in Brazil, in the Atlantic Forest.
Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest
Only found in Brazil, in Atlantic Forest. The Atlantic Forest is already a hotspot.
Housing & urban areasShifting agricultureAgro-industry farmingSmall-holder plantationsAgro-industry plantationsSubsistence/artisinal aquacultureUnintentional 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
The records are in protected area.
Resource & habitat protectionSite/area managementHabitat & natural process restoration
Other areas should be studied in order to assess the distribution of this species.
TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsArea-based Management Plan