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Sidera vulgaris (Fr.) Miettinen

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Scientific name
Sidera vulgaris
Author
(Fr.) Miettinen
Common names
 
IUCN Specialist Group
Mushroom, Bracket and Puffball
Kingdom
Fungi
Phylum
Basidiomycota
Class
Agaricomycetes
Order
Hymenochaetales
Family
Rickenellaceae
Assessment status
Proposed
Proposed by
Virton Rodrigo Targino de Oliveira
Comments etc.
Tatiana Gibertoni, Virton Rodrigo Targino de Oliveira

Assessment Notes

Taxonomic notes

Sidera vulgaris is phylogenetically close to S. vesiculosa and can be distinguished by the dimitic hyphal system. In addition, S. vulgaris has capitate hyphal ends and “halocystidia” in tube mouths (Niemelä & Dai 1997, Du et al. 2019).


Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?


Geographic range

The species in known in 29 countries, mostly reported to UK, Sweden and Norway.


Population and Trends

There are about 820 records of this species in GBIF, and only two of them in Brazil.

Population Trend: Uncertain


Habitat and Ecology

In Brazil the species is found in the Atlantic Forest.

Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest

Threats

In Brazil the species has been reported in Atlantic Forest, a hotspot.

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]Unintentional effects: large scale (species being assessed is not the target) [harvest]Increase in fire frequency/intensityHabitat shifting & alteration

Conservation Actions

In Brazil, one of the recors was in a public park.

Resource & habitat protectionSite/area managementHabitat & natural process restoration

Research needed

Other areas should be studied in order to assess the distribution of this species.

TaxonomyPopulation size, distribution & trendsArea-based Management Plan

Use and Trade

None.

Unknown

Bibliography


Known distribution - countries

Regional Population and Trends

Country Trend Redlisted