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Phlebia ludoviciana (Burt) Nakasone & Burds.

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Scientific name
Phlebia ludoviciana
Author
(Burt) Nakasone & Burds.
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Polyporales
Family
Meruliaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Renato Lúcio Alvarenga
Comments etc.
Renato Lúcio Alvarenga, Tatiana Gibertoni

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Phlebia ludoviciana is easily recognized due to the phlebioid to membranous basidiomata, hyphal system monomitic, two types of cystidia, cylindrical to narrowly obclavate or ventricose, thick-walled, smooth to encrusted, with basal clamps. The basidia are clavate and basidiospores ellipsoid, hyaline, smooth (Nakasone et al 1982).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?


Geographic range

The species in known in 8 countries and about half of the records are in the USA


Population and Trends

There are about 90 records of this species in GBIF, about half of them n the USA.

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

In Brazil. the species is found only in the Atlantic Forest

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

In Brazil, this species is only distributed in the Atlantic Forest, a hotspot.

Housing & urban areasAgro-industry farmingHabitat shifting & alteration

Conservation Actions

All records in Brazil are in protected areas.

Site/area protectionResource & habitat protectionSite/area management

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

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Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted