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Dacryopinax maxidorii Lowy

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Scientific name
Dacryopinax maxidorii
Author
Lowy
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Dacrymycetes
Order
Dacrymycetales
Family
Dacrymycetaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Renato Lúcio Alvarenga
Comments etc.
Renato Lúcio Alvarenga, Tatiana Gibertoni

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Dacryopinax maxidorii is characterised by stipitate, flabellate basidiomata, orange-yellow when fresh; hyphae without clamp connections; basidiospores curved cylindrical, 0‒1 septate.


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?


Geographic range

The species is known only to Brazil. In Brazil, it is known in 7 of the 26 states.


Population and Trends

There are about 12 records of this species in GBIF,  only to Brazil.

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

In Brazil, the species is found in Amazon Forest, Atlantic Rain Forest and Cerrado.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

In Brazil, this species is mostly distributed in pluvial forest domain, collected only once in Cerrado. Amazon has currently the highest rates of deforestation in the last decades and the Atlantic Forest and Cerrado are already a hotspot.

Housing & urban areasAgro-industry farmingHabitat shifting & alteration

Conservation Actions

Most records are in unprotected 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 & trendsPopulation trends

Use and Trade

None

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted