This name does not belong to Ascovirgaria, Biscogniauxia, Creosphaeria, Daldinia, Discoxylaria, Entoleuca, Hypoxylon, Jumillera, Kretzschmaria, Kretzschmariella, Nemania, Stilbohypoxylon, Vivantia, or Whalleya.
(The accepted or suggested disposition is indicated by an asterisk (*), if there is any.)

Hypoxylon chusqueae Henn., Hedwigia 39: 138. 1900; as "chuesqueae".

BRAZIL: Mattogrosso, 30.4.1899, Pilger, culms of Chusquea (S, LECTOTYPE [selected here] of H. chusqueae).

The taxonomic position of H. chusqueae is not certain. This fungus is closely related, if not identical, to Sphaeria smilacicola Schwein.: Fr. The type at B was destroyed; the S duplicate is selected as the lectotype. See Ju and Rogers (1994).


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