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Craterellus turbinatus Burt

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Scientific name
Craterellus turbinatus
Author
Burt
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Cantharellales
Family
Cantharellaceae
Assessment status
Preliminary Assessed
Preliminary Category
DD
Proposed by
James Westrip
Assessors
James Westrip

Assessment Notes

Justification

This species appears to only be known from the type specimen, collected in Florida. Further information is required in order to more accurately assess the extinction risk of the species, and theoretically it could fall in any category. Therefore, it is assessed as Data Deficient.


Taxonomic notes

At the time of description, it was noted that this species could eventually be placed in Paxillus (Burt 1926).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

Chanterelle project


Geographic range

This species is only known from a collection made on an oak stump in Florida (see Burt 1926).


Population and Trends

There are no available data on population size and trend.

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

This species was found growing on a Quercus stump in March, so it is assumed that the species may be associated with forests/woodland.

Temperate Forest

Threats

Further information is required before an accurate estimation of the threats facing this species can be made.


Conservation Actions


Research needed

Research is needed to re-locate this species, and to get an idea of its full range and abundance. Taxonomic work to confirm its genus could also be conducted.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trends

Use and Trade

There is no information on use/trade of this species.


Bibliography


Country occurrence

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted