Cyathus confusus was originally described from Yunnan in 1948 and reported from Ningxia in 1994.
Cyathus confusus was reported from China only.
Cyathus confusus grows singlely or in group on rotten wood.
Changes in the global climate and environment and also human activities lead to habitat loss and deterioration of survival conditions.
Measures to strengthen the habitat protection.
Studies on population change and distribution ranges of the species.