- Scientific name
- Cortinarius holojanthinus
- Peintner & M.M. Moser
- Common names
- IUCN Specialist Group
- Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
- Assessment status
- Assessment date
- IUCN Red List Category
- Furci, G., Kuhar, F., Pfister, D., Sandoval-Leiva, P., Smith, M. & Truong, C.
- Mueller, G.M.
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.
Peintner et al.
(2002) proposed this species within the genus Cortinarius
as Cortinarius holojanthinus
Peintner & M.M. Moser.
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, inferred 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.
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.
No specific conservation actions are needed with regards to this species, and no specific research is currently needed to understand the conservation of this species.
Use and Trade
This species has no known human uses.
Source and Citation
Furci, G., Kuhar, F., Pfister, D., Sandoval-Leiva, P., Smith, M. & Truong, C. 2020. Cortinarius holojanthinus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T172734379A172861087. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-2.RLTS.T172734379A172861087.en
.Accessed on 31 January 2022