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Cortinarius holojanthinus Peintner & M.M. Moser

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Scientific name
Cortinarius holojanthinus
Author
Peintner & M.M. Moser
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Agaricales
Family
Cortinariaceae
Assessment status
Published
Proposed by
James Westrip
Assessors
Giuliana Furci, Francisco Kuhar, Donald Pfister, Pablo Sandoval-Leiva, Matthew Smith, Camille Truong
Comments etc.
Anders Dahlberg, James Westrip
Reviewers
Gregory Mueller

Assessment Notes

Justification

This species is found over a very broad area, and is common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees. It is assessed as Least Concern.


Taxonomic notes

Peintner et al. (2002) proposed this species within the genus Cortinarius as Cortinarius holojanthinus Peintner & M.M. Moser.

There are a large number of synonyms for this species:
- Thaxterogaster violaceus Singer (Singer 1951, Mycologia 43(2): 216).
- Cortinarius olorinus (E. Horak) Peintner & M.M. Moser 2002, Mycotaxon 81: 181
- Thaxterogaster olorinum E. Horak 1965, Nova Hedwigia 10: 218

 


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?

found over a very broad area, common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees


Geographic range

This species is found over a very broad area across the range of Nothofagaceae in southern South America.


Population and Trends

It is common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees and is found across a very wide area of southern South America in a variety of forest types. This species is, therefore, suspected to have a stable population.

Population Trend: Stable


Habitat and Ecology

This is an ectomycorrhizal fungus that is common with multiple species of Nothofagaceae host trees.

Subantarctic ForestTemperate Forest

Threats

Due to the widespread occurrence of this species in a variety of Nothofagaceae-dominated forests, there are currently no major threats that imperil this species.


Conservation Actions

No specific conservation actions are needed with regards to this species.


Research needed

No specific research is currently needed to understand the conservation of this species.


Use and Trade

This species has no known human uses.


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Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted