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Cortinarius lebre Garrido

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Scientific name
Cortinarius lebre
Author
Garrido
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Agaricales
Family
Cortinariaceae
Assessment status
Published
Assessment date
2020-04-03
IUCN Red List Category
LC
Assessors
Furci, G., Kuhar, F., Pfister, D., Sandoval-Leiva, P., Smith, M. & Truong, C.
Reviewers
Mueller, G.M.

Assessment Notes

The content on this page is fetched from The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/172734432/172861097

Justification

This species found over a very broad area, but is uncommon across the whole range. It does occur with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees, though, and is not thought to be under significant threat. It is assessed as Least Concern.

Geographic range

This species is found over a very broad area in Patagonia, where Nothofagus species occur.

Population and Trends

It is thought to be uncommon.

Population Trend: stable


Habitat and Ecology

It is common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees.

Threats

It is not thought to be under significant threat.

Conservation Actions

No specific actions are thought to be required.

Use and Trade

This species has cultural significance as a food item.

Source and Citation

Furci, G., Kuhar, F., Pfister, D., Sandoval-Leiva, P., Smith, M. & Truong, C. 2020. Cortinarius lebre. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T172734432A172861097. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-2.RLTS.T172734432A172861097.en .Accessed on 31 January 2022

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