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Polyporus guianensis Mont.

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Scientific name
Polyporus guianensis
Author
Mont.
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Polyporales
Family
Polyporaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Vitor Lima
Comments etc.
Vitor Lima

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

A well defined species.


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

It is a rare but with a broad geographical range. We suggest this species to be categorized as Least Concern (LC)


Geographic range

Neotropical species. Originally described from French Guiana. Records outside tropical America should be reviewed.


Population and Trends

334 records around the world. The majority from Brazil

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

Lignicolous. Moist forest.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

Deforestation and agro-industry.

Agro-industry farming

Conservation Actions

No conservation actions were taken.


Research needed


Use and Trade


Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted