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Pleurocollybia apoda Singer

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Scientific name
Pleurocollybia apoda
Author
Singer
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Agaricales
Family
Tricholomataceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Sara Karla de A. A. Carvalho
Comments etc.
Sara Karla de A. A. Carvalho

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Current name:
Pleurocollybia apoda Singer, Mycologia 47 (5): 769 (1955).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

Because this species is located in a hotspot and due to its low occurrence, we must also consider the devastation of extensive areas of native vegetation. Thus, considered to be vulnerable.


Geographic range


Population and Trends

Little found, only in the state of São Paulo, in Brazilian territory, it can be considered rare and under threat.

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

Present in the Cerrado area, this species has a life form called saprobium, dependent on the removal of nutrients from decomposing substrates (leaves, tree trunks, dead animals, among others).

Subtropical/Tropical Dry Forest

Threats

Species is found in areas that suffer from anthropic action, activities such as mining, land use change and farming can affect the population of this species.

Housing & urban areasCommercial & industrial areasAgro-industry farmingOther ecosystem modificationsHabitat shifting & alteration

Conservation Actions

You need conservation actions for being part of a hotspot.


Research needed

Population size, distribution & trendsLife history & ecologyThreats

Use and Trade

No information.

Unknown

Bibliography

Singer, R. 1955. New and interesting species of basidiomycetes. 4. Mycology. 47 (5): 763-777.


Country occurrence

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted