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DOTHIDEOMYCETES O.E. Erikss. & Winka (a class of ascomycetes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Class)

Bactrodesmium obliquum (a fungus) Species 1 subtaxon  
Bactrodesmium obliquum var. suttonii S. Hughes & G.P. White (a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus) Anamorphic variety   1 ident refs
BOTRYOSPHAERIALES C.L. Schoch, Crous & Shoemaker (an order of ascomycetes)
BOTRYOSPHAERIACEAE (a family of ascomycetes), eg: Phyllosticta fraxinicola (a coelomycete) - Leaf spot (with ?early pycnidia) - from top of leaf
Order 8 subtaxa 14 ident refs
CAPNODIALES Woron. (sooty moulds)
DAVIDIELLACEAE (a family of ascomycetes), eg: Unidentified Cladosporium (Unidentified Cladosporium Dematiaceous Hyphomycetes) - Infected dead flower - close-up MYCOSPHAERELLACEAE (a family of ascomycetes and lichens), eg: Mycosphaerella hedericola (an ivy leaf spot (causative organism)) - Leaf spots on Ivy leaf - top surface Unidentified Capnodiales (Unidentified Sooty Moulds), eg: Unidentified Ceramothyrium (Unidentified Ceramothyrium Pyrenomycetes) - Leaf with black growth
Order 146 subtaxa 132 ident refs
Catinella olivacea (Batsch) Boud. (a discomycete)
Fruitbody - top view
Species   2 ident refs
Crinigera maritima I. Schmidt (a marine ascomycete) Species   1 ident refs
DOTHIDEALES Lindau (an order of ascomycetes)
Order 20 subtaxa 24 ident refs
HYSTERIALES Lindau (an order of ascomycetes)
HYSTERIACEAE (a family of hysteroid ascomycetes), eg: Hysterium angustatum (a coffee bean fungus) - Hysterothecia
Order 3 subtaxa 6 ident refs
LICHENOTHELIACEAE Henssen (a family of lichens) Family 1 subtaxon  
Lichenostigma Hafellner (a genus of lichens)
Genus 1 subtaxon 2 ident refs
MELIOLOMYCETIDAE (a subclass of ascomycetes) Subclass 1 subtaxon  
MELIOLALES Gäum. ex D. Hawksw. & O.E. Erikss. (an order of ascomycetes) Order 1 subtaxon  
MELIOLACEAE G.W. Martin ex Hansf. (a family of ascomycetes) Family 1 subtaxon  
Appendiculella calostroma (Desm.) Höhn. (Black Mildew (Of Brambles)) Species   2 ident refs
MICROPELTIDACEAE Clem. & Shear (a family of fly speck fungi) Family 1 subtaxon  
Stomiopeltis Theiss. (a genus of fly speck fungi)
Genus 1 subtaxon 2 ident refs
MICROTHYRIALES G. Arnaud (an order of fly speck fungi)
Order 2 subtaxa 5 ident refs
MYRIANGIALES Starbäck (an order of ascomycetes)
Order 4 subtaxa 5 ident refs
PARMULARIACEAE E. Müll. & Arx ex M.E. Barr (a family of lichens) Family 1 subtaxon  
Hemigrapha astericus (Müll. Arg.) R. Sant. ex D. Hawksw. (a lichenicolous ascomycete) Species   1 ident refs
PATELLARIALES D. Hawksw. & O.E. Erikss. (an order of discomycetes and lichens) Order 1 subtaxon  
PATELLARIACEAE Corda (a family of discomycetes) Family 1 subtaxon  
Lecanidion maurum (W. Phillips) Sacc. (a fungus) Species   1 ident refs
PLEOSPOROMYCETIDAE C.L. Schoch, Spatafora, Crous & Shoemaker (a subclass of ascomycetes)
PLEOSPORALES (an order of ascomycetes and lichens), eg: Periconia byssoides (a dematiaceous anamorphic fungus) - Conidiophores
Subclass 154 subtaxa 164 ident refs
PSEUDOPERISPORIACEAE Toro (a family of ascomycetes and lichens) Family 1 subtaxon  
Raciborskiomyces peltigericola (D. Hawksw.) M.E. Barr (a lichenicolous ascomycete) Species   1 ident refs
Pteromycula clypeiformis P.F. Cannon (an ascomycete) Species   1 ident refs
SEURATIACEAE Vuill. ex M.E. Barr (a family of ascomycetes) Family   1 ident refs
STRIGULACEAE Zahlbr. (a family of lichens) Family 1 subtaxon  
Strigula taylorii (Carroll ex Nyl.) R.C. Harris (an ascomycete fungus)

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

von Arx, J.A. & Muller, E., 1975 A re-evaluation of the bitunicate ascomycetes with keys to families and genera

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 76 general literature references to DOTHIDEOMYCETES (a class of ascomycetes)

DOTHIDEOMYCETES may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore shooters)
Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 5526 feeding and other relationships of DOTHIDEOMYCETES (a class of ascomycetes)

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