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  • 2Under Assessment
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Antrodiella versicutis (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Gilb. & Ryvarden

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Scientific name
Antrodiella versicutis
Author
(Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Gilb. & Ryvarden
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Polyporales
Family
Phanerochaetaceae
Assessment status
Not proposed
Proposed by
None
Comments etc.
Danilo Chagas, Virton Rodrigo Targino de Oliveira

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Antrodiella versicutis (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Gilb. & Ryvarden presents generative hyphae withsmall, globose to cylindrical, thin-walled, hyaline basidiospores, absence of cystidia.


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?


Geographic range

The species is known in 10 countries. In Brazil, it is known in 10 of the 26 states according to GBIF records.


Population and Trends

There are about 125 records of this species in GBIF, most of them in the Brazil and only 6 in Cuba.

Population Trend: Improving


Habitat and Ecology

Poroid, xylophilic, lignicultural species, wood decomposer with wide distribution prevalent in tropical regions. For Brazil it has a distribution in the Atlantic forest and Amazonia.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

The degree of reduction in the original physiognomy of the Atlantic Forest and the growing deforestation in the Amazon indicates that this species poses a threat in its distribution to both Brazilian forests.

Housing & urban areasShifting agricultureAgro-industry farmingSmall-holder plantationsAgro-industry plantationsRoads & railroadsUnintentional 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

Conservation Actions

Most records in Brazil are in unprotected areas.

Resource & habitat protectionSite/area managementHabitat & natural process restoration

Research needed

Studies on the distribution of the species in the occurrence areas to assess the current state of conservation.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsArea-based Management PlanPopulation trendsHabitat trends

Use and Trade

none

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted