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Puccinia clintonii Peck

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Scientific name
Puccinia clintonii
Author
Peck
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Rust and Smut
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Pucciniomycetes
Order
Pucciniales
Family
Pucciniaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Stephan Helfer
Contributors
Anders Dahlberg, Stephan Helfer

Assessment Status Notes

Taxonomic notes


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

this species is considered critically endangered in UK and very few records exist globally.

Preliminary assessment: DD.


Geographic range

North America, Mexico, China, United Kingdom


Population and Trends

very few recent records

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

on Pedicularis sp. (common plant genus in the Northern Hemisphere)

Subarctic ForestTemperate Shrubland

Threats

habitat destruction; fragmentation

Agriculture & aquaculture

Conservation Actions

currently none

Species management

Research needed

there is little research on the population trends; the rust appears to persist in low frequency; studies on dispersal are wanting.

Population size, distribution & trendsPopulation trends

Bibliography

Wilson M & Henderson DM. (1966). British Rust Fungi. University Press, Cambridge.
Helfer S. (1993). Rust fungi - A conservationist’s dilemma. In: Pegler DN, Boddy L, Ing B & Kirk PM. Fungi of Europe: Investigation, Recording and Conservation. 287-294. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Evans, S., Henrici, A., & Ing, B. (2006). The Red Data List of Threatened British Fungi. BMS [WWW document] URL http://www. britmycolsoc. org. uk/index. php/download_file/view/528/[accessed 4 March 2015].


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted