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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Hypoxylon atramentosum (Fr.: Fr.) Sacc., Syll. Fung. I, p. 391. 1882.

º Sphaeria atramentosa Fr. apud Kunze & Schmidt, Mykol. Hefte 2: 38. 1823; Fr.: Fr., Syst. Mycol. II, p. 344. 1823.

SWEDEN: Småland, Femsj? Fries, E.M., decorticated wood (UPS [2 pks.], SYNTYPE of Sphaeria atramentosa); Uppland, Uppsala, Fries, E.M., decorticated wood (UPS, SYNTYPE of Sphaeria atramentosa).

Two packets from Småland contain three fungi. The packet with two paper cards has a Cucurbitaria S. F. Gray and a two-celled, hyaline-spored pyrenomycete. The packet with one paper card has a sphaeropsidaceous fungus. The packet from Uppland contains a Cucurbitaria.


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