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Cyathus julietae H.J. Brodie

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Scientific name
Cyathus julietae
Author
H.J. Brodie
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Agaricales
Family
Agaricaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Larissa Trierveiler-Pereira
Comments etc.
Larissa Trierveiler-Pereira

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Peridium broad-obconic, 4–6 mm high and 4–6 mm wide at the mouth; outer surface of peridium not plicate, yellow, shaggy, hairs long, yellowish; inner surface not plicate, silver to light brown, shiny. Peridioles ellipsoid, circular to triangular in outline, shiny grey, 1.75–2.0 mm diam., cortex one-layered with tunica. Basidiospores subglobose to ovoid, some gutuloid, colourless, 8–10 × 5–6 μm, moderately thinwalled.


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

Known from several countries in America. Therefore, we suggest this species to be categorized as Least Concern (LC).


Geographic range

Known from tropical and subtropical America (6 countries).


Population and Trends

There are 13 records of this species in GBIF, most of them from Costa Rica (4) and Brazil (3).

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

Found on rotting wood. Not commonly found in Brazil. In Brazil, the species is found in Atlantic Forest and Pampa.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ForestSubtropical/Tropical Seasonally Wet/Flooded Lowland Grassland

Threats

In Brazil, this species is not well distributed. It is found in the Atlantic Forest, a hotspot, and Pampa (threatened with grazing and ranching).

Housing & urban areasAgro-industry farmingAgro-industry plantationsAgro-industry grazing, ranching or farming

Conservation Actions

Reports in Brazil are from protected and unprotected area.

Site/area protection

Research needed

We need more collections in herbaria.

Population size, distribution & trends

Use and Trade

None

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted