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  • 2Under Assessment
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  • 4Assessed
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Colletotrichum boninense Moriwaki, Toy. Sato & Tsukib.

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Scientific name
Colletotrichum boninense
Author
Moriwaki, Toy. Sato & Tsukib.
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Unknown
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Ascomycota
Class
Sordariomycetes
Order
Incertae sedis
Family
Glomerellaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
LAYANNE FERRO
Comments etc.
LAYANNE FERRO

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Colletotrichum boninense is characterized by its cylindrical and rather broad conidia with an obtuse apex and protruding base (Moriwaki et al., 2004).
Conidiogenous cells subcylindrical to obovoid, to fusoid, or irregular,
hyaline, smooth, generally tapering from the lower part toward a truncate apex with visible periclinal thickening, 10–25 3 3–5 mm. Colonies on SNA with sparse, white aerial mycelium; on PDA with moderate gray aerial mycelium and few aerial conidia (Lubbe et al, 2004)


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

The species is widely distributed worldwide. I suggest including it on the list of least concern (LC).


Geographic range

The species occurs worldwide, New Zealand, Mexico and Japan have more records of occurrence in GBIF.


Population and Trends

According to GBIF, 174 occurrences are recorded in 15 countries, with the majority of those recorded in New Zealand, Mexico and Japan.

Population Trend:


Habitat and Ecology

The species is associated with disease in plants.
Crinum leaves ssp. The Chinese, Passiflora edulis, Melo cucumber, cymbidii sp. Cliveland miniatae, Cattleya sp., Prunus mume the Atlantic Dendrobii.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland ForestOther

Threats

The few strains recorded were collected in areas threatened by deforestation and urbanization.


Conservation Actions


Research needed

The species is associated with disease in Proteaceae and Eucalyptus sp.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsThreats

Use and Trade

Unknown

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted