- Scientific name
- Cortinarius magellanicus
- Common names
- IUCN Specialist Group
- Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
- Assessment status
- Assessment date
- IUCN Red List Category
- Furci, G., Kuhar, F., Pfister, D., Sandoval-Leiva, P., Smith, M. & Truong, C.
- Mueller, G.M.
This species is found over a very broad area, and is common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees. It is assessed as Least Concern.
This individuals with this binomial are reported from South America and Australasia. However, individuals from New Zealand appear to not represent the same species as the type from South America (Peintner et al.
2004) and so only the South American individuals are assessed here.
This species is found over a very broad area in Patagonia, common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees.
Population and Trends
This species is abundant with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees.
Population Trend: stable
Habitat and Ecology
It is common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees.
This species is not thought to be under significant threat.
No specific conservation actions are thought to be required. Further research into the relationship with individuals given this binomial in Australasia would be beneficial.
Source and Citation
Furci, G., Kuhar, F., Pfister, D., Sandoval-Leiva, P., Smith, M. & Truong, C. 2020. Cortinarius magellanicus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T172734469A172861102. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-2.RLTS.T172734469A172861102.en
.Accessed on 31 January 2022