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Postia caesia (Schrad.) P. Karst.

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Scientific name
Postia caesia
Author
(Schrad.) P. Karst.
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Polyporales
Family
Fomitopsidaceae
Assessment status
Preliminary Assessed
Preliminary Category
LC
Proposed by
James Westrip
Assessors
Giuliana Furci, Francisco Kuhar, Donald Pfister, Pablo Sandoval-Leiva, Matthew Smith, Camille Truong
Contributors
E. Ricardo Drechsler-Santos
Comments etc.
James Westrip

Assessment Notes

Justification

This species is found over a very broad area in Nothofagus forests. It is assessed as Least Concern.


Taxonomic notes

This species represents a species complex (Pildain and Rajchenberg 2013, Miettinen et al. 2018).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

found over a very broad area in Nothofagus forests.


Geographic range

This species is found over a very broad area in Patagonia.


Population and Trends

This species is considered to be abundant.

Population Trend: Stable


Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in Nothofagus forests.

Subantarctic ForestTemperate Forest

Threats

It is not thought to be under significant threat.


Conservation Actions

No specific conservation actions are thought to be required.


Research needed

Further research to help refine the species limits within this species-complex is required.

Taxonomy

Use and Trade


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Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted