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Truncospora tephropora (Mont.) Zmitr.

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Scientific name
Truncospora tephropora
Author
(Mont.) Zmitr.
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Polyporales
Family
Polyporaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Vitor Lima
Comments etc.
Vitor Lima

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

=Perenniporia tephropora
=Loweporus tephroporus


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

It is a rare but with a broad geographical range. We suggest this species to be categorized as Least Concern (LC)


Geographic range

Cosmopolitan but most records made in warm climate.


Population and Trends

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

Lignicolous. Found in large deadwood only.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

Deforestation, forest management.

Agro-industry farmingAgro-industry plantationsAgro-industry grazing, ranching or farming

Conservation Actions

To date, no actions were taken. Site protection and management of wood resources.

Site/area protection

Research needed

Due to similarity with closely related species, taxonomical and molecular work are needed to infer the real geographical range of this species.

Taxonomy

Use and Trade


Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted