This name does not belong to Ascovirgaria, Biscogniauxia, Creosphaeria, Daldinia, Discoxylaria, Entoleuca, Hypoxylon, Jumillera, Kretzschmaria, Kretzschmariella, Nemania, Stilbohypoxylon, Vivantia, or Whalleya.
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Nummularia albocincta Rehm, Hedwigia 40: 142. 1901.

BRAZIL: Ule 2506, corticated twigs (S, HOLOTYPE of Nummularia albocincta).

This fungus is a penzigioid Xylaria. Its stromatal characteristics are similar to those of Xylaria frustulosa (Berk. & M. A. Curtis) Cooke. Ascospores are blackish brown, ellipsoid-inequilateral, narrow-ended, 27-31 x 12-14 mm, and have a hyaline sheath and a straight, spore-length germ slit.


Jack D. Rogers
Yu-Ming Ju
Michael J. Adams