HYPOXYLON CONGESTUM BERK. & BROOMEThis 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 congestum Berk. & Broome, J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 14: 120. 1873; non (Hino & Katumoto) Ahmad, 1978.
º Kretzschmaria congesta (Berk. & Broome) Sacc., Syll. Fung. II, p. xxix. 1883.
SRI LANKA: 7.1868, Thwaite, G.H.K. 637, corticated wood (K, HOLOTYPE of H. congestum).
The type material is sterile. The spores illustrated by Berkeley on the paper card where the stromata are attached are from a contaminant. They were found on the surface of the stromata.