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Diaporthe citri F.A. Wolf

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Scientific name
Diaporthe citri
Author
F.A. Wolf
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Unknown
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Ascomycota
Class
Sordariomycetes
Order
Diaporthales
Family
Diaporthaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Anthony Cavalcanti
Comments etc.
Anthony Cavalcanti

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

The name Diaporthe citri is based on Phomopsis citri H.S. Fawc. 1912, a later homonym of Phomopsis citri (Sacc.) Traverso & Spessa 1910 (Udayanga et al., 2014).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

Due to the several records worldwide, I suggest this species to be categorized as Least Concern.


Geographic range

It is a common species, with records in 31 countries.


Population and Trends

Diaporthe citri has a wide distribution with about 160 records.

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

In Brazil, Diaporthe citri is found mainly in plantations of citrus species as a phytopathogen, but there are records of species that occur as endophytes of plants from the Atlantic Forest and the Cerrado.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ForestSubtropical/Tropical Moist Montane ForestDry SavannaMoist SavanaPlantations

Threats

It is a common species in several countries, presenting no apparent threats.

Housing & urban areasCommercial & industrial areas

Conservation Actions

Many of the records in Brazil are in unprotected areas.

Site/area protectionResource & habitat protectionHabitat & natural process restoration

Research needed

Other biomes must be studied to assess the distribution of this species.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trends

Use and Trade

Unknown.

Unknown

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Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted