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Acaulospora scrobiculata Trappe

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Scientific name
Acaulospora scrobiculata
Author
Trappe
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Unknown
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Glomeromycota
Class
Glomeromycetes
Order
Diversisporales
Family
Acaulosporaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Joana Veras
Comments etc.
Joana Veras

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Hyaline spores or pale yellow, have conoid ovoid depressions on the surface of the L2 wall.


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

Due to the several records worldwide, we suggest this species to be categorized as Least Concern (LC).


Geographic range

The species are known in 14 countries, with 122 occurrences.


Population and Trends

The species has a high occurrence (122), known in 14 countries in the GBIF. This number is possibly even higher.

Population Trend: Improving


Habitat and Ecology

In Brazil, this species is registered in different biomes, such as Amazon rainforest, Cerrado, Atlantic rainforest, Caatinga, Pampa and Pantanal In different habitats like agrosystems, impacted areas, natural areas, Murundu Fields and rupestrian fields.

Subtropical/Tropical Dry ForestDry Savanna

Threats

There are several threats to the conservation of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi and their hosts, most of which are the result of human activities.

Housing & urban areasScale Unknown/UnrecordedScale Unknown/Unrecorded

Conservation Actions

There are no specific conservation actions for this species or group of fungi. However, this species has already managed to be multiplied in trap culture, which may help in the maintenance of this species in the future.

Site/area protectionHabitat & natural process restorationSpecies recovery

Research needed

Further studies should be carried out to assess the distribution of this species and to learn more about the ecology of these fungi.

Population size, distribution & trendsLife history & ecologyThreatsOther

Use and Trade

Unknown

Bibliography

WINAGRASKI, Etienne et al. DIVERSITY OF ARBUSCULAR MYCORRHIZAL FUNGI IN FOREST ECOSYSTEMS OF BRAZIL: A REVIEW. Cerne, v. 25, n. 1, p. 25-35, 2019.
JOBIM¹, KHADIJA; OLIVEIRA, BRUNA IOHANNA SANTOS; GOTO, BRUNO TOMIO. Checklist of the Glomeromycota in the Brazilian Savanna. 2016.
MAIA, Leonor Costa et al. Species diversity of Glomeromycota in Brazilian biomes. Sydowia, v. 72, p. 181-205, 2020.


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted