The brown basidiomata, the yellowish context with two black lines, the globose to subglobose, distinctly ornamented basidiospores (10‒13 × 9‒12 μm) distinguish this species. Amauroderma camerarium is similar, but has no lines in the context (Gomes-Silva et al. 2015).
Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?
The species is known in 7 countries, mostly in Brazil.
Population and Trends
The species has 100 occurrences according to GBIF, 3/4 of which are in Brazil.
Population Trend: Uncertain
Habitat and Ecology
This species occurs in four Brazilian biomes: Amazon, Atlantic Forest, Caatinga and Cerrado.
The species is well distributed in Brazil. However, the Amazon has currently the highest rates of deforestation in the last decades, the Atlantic Forest and Cerrado are already hotspots, and Caatinga is threatened with desertification.
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
Other countries should be better surveyed for a better understanding of distribution of the species.