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- 3Preliminary Assessed
Nigroporus vinosus (Berk.) Murrill
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- Scientific name
- Nigroporus vinosus
- (Berk.) Murrill
- Common names
- IUCN Specialist Group
- Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
- Assessment status
- Proposed by
- Comments etc.
- Vitor Lima
Originally named Polyporus vinosus Berk., based on a specimen from Dominican Republic.
Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?
For now, we suggest this species to be categorized as Least Concern (LC) due to the several records worldwide.
Cosmopolitan. Although specimens outside tropical climate should be revised.
Population and Trends
949 record around the wolrd (GBIF).
Population Trend: Uncertain
Habitat and Ecology
Boreal ForestTemperate ForestSubtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest
Agro-industry farmingAgro-industry plantations
In Brazil, can be found in ecosystems that have high rates of anthropic disturbance, such as deforestation.
To date, no actions were taken.
Molecular analyses of the speciens found around the world are needed to infer the real geographical range of this species. Records in cold climate coutries are highly suspicious.
Use and Trade
Regional Population and Trends