Datronia caperata and Coriolopsis caperata are synonyms and they seem to be a complex of cryptical species (Justo & Hibbett 2011).
Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?
Species widely distributed worldwide. The valid species and its synonym have different occurrence data, Datronia caperata (Berk.) Ryvarden with 604 occurrences and Coriolopsis caperata (Berk.) Murrill, with 479 occurrences (GBIF).
Population and Trends
A very common species in several countries. It has 1079 data according to GBIF when searching Datronia caperata and Coriolopsis caperata.
Population Trend: Uncertain
Habitat and Ecology
This species occurs in four Brazilian biomes: Amazon, Cerrado, Atlantic Forest and Caatinga.
It presents no evident threat, being very common at least in Brazil.
Housing & urban areasShifting agricultureAgro-industry farmingSmall-holder plantationsAgro-industry plantationsRoads & railroadsUnintentional effects (species being assessed is not the target)Unintentional effects: subsistence/small scale (species being assessed is not the target) [harvest]Increase in fire frequency/intensityHabitat shifting & alteration
Several records are in protected areas.
Resource & habitat protectionHabitat & natural process restorationAwareness & communications
It seems to belong to a complex of cryptical species (Justo & Hibbett 2011) and DNA analyses are needed to understand its taxonomical delimitation and real distribution.