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HYPOCREACEAE (a family of pyrenomycetes)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Family)

Acrostalagmus Corda (a form genus of nematode-trapping fungi) Form genus 1 subtaxon  
Acrostalagmus obovatus (a nematode fungus) Anamorphic Species   1 ident refs
Arachnocrea stipata (Fuckel) J. Moravec (an ascomycete fungus) Species   1 ident refs
Hypocrea Fr. (a genus of stromatic pyrenomycetes)
Hypocrea aureoviridis (a pyrenomycete), eg: Hypocrea aureoviridis (a pyrenomycete) - Fruitbodies on wood Hypocrea minutispora (a stromatic pyrenomycete), eg: Hypocrea minutispora (a stromatic pyrenomycete) - Stromata Hypocrea pulvinata (Ochre Cushion), eg: Hypocrea pulvinata (Ochre Cushion) - Fruitbodies on underside of  Birch Polypore
Genus 8 subtaxa 10 ident refs
Hypocreopsis lichenoides (Tode) Seaver (Willow Gloves) Species   1 ident refs
Hypocreopsis rhododendri Thaxt. (Hazel Gloves)
In situ
Species   4 ident refs
Hypomyces (Fr.) Tul. (a genus of ascomycetes)
Hypomyces aurantius (an ascomycete), eg: Hypomyces aurantius (an ascomycete) - Perithecia on subiculum - moist - close-up Hypomyces cervinus (an ascomycete), eg: Hypomyces cervinus (an ascomycete) - Infected White Saddle Hypomyces chrysospermus (Bolete Mould), eg: Hypomyces chrysospermus (Bolete Mould) - Chlamydospores - surface view Hypomyces lateritius (an ascomycete), eg: Hypomyces lateritius (an ascomycete) - In situ Hypomyces papulasporae (an ascomycete), eg: Hypomyces papulasporae (an ascomycete) - Conidiophores Hypomyces spadiceus (an ascomycete), eg: Hypomyces spadiceus (an ascomycete) - Perithecia Hypomyces stephanomatis (an ascomycete), eg: Stephanoma strigosum (an anamorphic fungus) - Infected apothecia Hypomyces viridis (an ascomycete fungus), eg: Hypomyces viridis (an ascomycete fungus) - Infected fruitbodies - close-up
Genus 8 subtaxa 11 ident refs
Mycogone Link (a genus of anamorphic fungi) Form genus 2 subtaxa  
Mycogone perniciosa (Magnus) Delacr. (Mycogone Disease Of Mushrooms - causative organism) Anamorphic Species   1 ident refs
Mycogone rosea Link (an anamorphic fungus)
Infected fruitbody - close-up
Anamorphic Species   1 ident refs
Podostroma alutaceum (Pers.) G.F. Atk. (Dogend) Species   1 ident refs
Protocrea delicatula (Tul.) Petch (a pyrenomycete) Species   1 ident refs
Protocrea farinosa (Berk. & Broome) Petch (a pyrenomycete) Species   2 ident refs
Sepedonium albo-griseum Balfour-brown, 1952 (a dematiaceous hyphomycete) Anamorphic Species   1 ident refs
Trichoderma Pers. (a genus of dematiaceous anamorphic fungi)
Unidentified Trichoderma (Unidentified Trichoderma Dematiaceous Anamorphic Fungi), eg: Unidentified Trichoderma (Unidentified Trichoderma Dematiaceous Anamorphic Fungi) - Conidiophores
Form genus 3 subtaxa 3 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

Rossman, A.Y., Samuels, G.J., Rogerson, C.T. & Lowen, R., 1999 Genera of Bionectriaceae, Hypocreaceae and Nectriaceae (Hypocreales, Ascomycetes)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 16 general literature references to HYPOCREACEAE (a family of pyrenomycetes)

HYPOCREACEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(true fungi)
(spore shooters)
(an order of ascomycetes and lichens)
Pyrenomycetes (via Sordariomycetes) Fungi s.l.

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 214 feeding and other relationships of HYPOCREACEAE (a family of pyrenomycetes)

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