- 2Under Assessment
- 3Preliminary Assessed
Phanerochaete australis Jülich
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- Scientific name
- Phanerochaete australis
- Common names
- IUCN Specialist Group
- Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
- Assessment status
- Proposed by
Renato Lúcio Alvarenga
- Comments etc.
- Renato Lúcio Alvarenga, Tatiana Gibertoni
The species has a soft-membranaceous basidioma without rhizomorphs and broadly subulate, thick-walled cystidia, mostly not incrusted.
Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?
The species in known in 4 countries. In Brazil, it is known in 17 of the 26 states.
Population and Trends
There are about 79 records of this species in GBIF, most of them in the Brazil.
Population Trend: Uncertain
Habitat and Ecology
Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest
Tropical and subtropical species. In Brazil, the species is found in Amazon Forest, Atlantic Forest, Cerrado and Caatinga.
Housing & urban areasAgro-industry farming
In Brazil, this species is moslty recorded in the Atlantic Forest, a hotspot.
Site/area protectionResource & habitat protectionSite/area management
Most records are in protected areas, however few of them in Cerrado or Caatinga.
The species, even occurring in all biomes, has a fragmented distribution. Studies about its population distribution are needed.
Use and Trade
Known distribution - countries
Regional Population and Trends