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Phlyctibasidium polyporoideum (Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Jülich

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Scientific name
Phlyctibasidium polyporoideum
Author
(Berk. & M.A. Curtis) Jülich
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Incertae sedis
Family
Incertae sedis
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Renato Lúcio Alvarenga
Comments etc.
Renato Lúcio Alvarenga, Tatiana Gibertoni

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Phlyctibasidium polyporoideum is characterised by resupinate basidioma, membranaceous, smooth hymenophore, rhizomorphic margin, hyphae in subiculum with distinct ornamentation and clamps, large and strongly ornamented basidiospores.


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?


Geographic range

The species in known in 12 countries. In Brazil, it is known in 6 of the 26 states.


Population and Trends

There are about 152 records of this species in GBIF, being 37 of them in Brazil.

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

In Brazil, the species is found in Amazon Forest and Atlantic Rain Forest.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

In Brazil, this species is mostly distributed in pluvial forest domain. Amazon has currently the highest rates of deforestation in the last decades and the Atlantic Forest is already a hotspot

Housing & urban areasAgro-industry farmingHabitat shifting & alteration

Conservation Actions

Mostly records are in protected areas.

Site/area protectionResource & habitat protectionSite/area management

Research needed

Other areas should be studied in order to assess the distribution of this species.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsLife history & ecologyPopulation trends

Use and Trade

None

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted