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

Diaporthe inconspicua R.R. Gomes, Glienke & Crous

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Scientific name
Diaporthe inconspicua
Author
R.R. Gomes, Glienke & Crous
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Unknown
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Ascomycota
Class
Sordariomycetes
Order
Diaporthales
Family
Diaporthaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Anthony Cavalcanti
Comments etc.
Anthony Cavalcanti

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

When described in 2013, the species showed sterile cultures. Diaporthe inconspicua differs from its closest phylogenetic neighbors in that it has unique fixed alleles in four loci (Gomes et al., 2013).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

It is not a common species, presenting about three occurrences in the world. Studies in other locations are needed to understand its distribution. I suggest including it in deficient data.


Geographic range

According to GBIF, the species has only 3 occurrences in 1 country.


Population and Trends

The species seems to be rare, presenting three occurrences in Brazil.

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

Diaporthe inconspicua occurs as an endophyte of plants from the Atlantic Forest and Pampa.


Threats

The species occurs in the Brazilian Atlantic Forest, one of the main biodiversity hotspots worldwide.

Housing & urban areasCommercial & industrial areasAgro-industry farmingRoads & railroads

Conservation Actions

1/3 of the species in Brazil occur in an area of ​​environmental protection.

Site/area protectionResource & habitat protectionHabitat & natural process restoration

Research needed

Other areas should be studied in order to assess the distribution of this species.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsLife history & ecology

Use and Trade

None.

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted