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.)

Nummularia comedens (Ces.) Cooke, Grevillea 11: 126. 1883.

º Hypoxylon comedens Ces., Atti Acad. Sci. Fis. 8: 19. 1879.

º Numulariola comedens (Ces.) P. Martin, J. S. African Bot. 35: 318. 1969.

MALAYSIA: Borneo, Sarawak, Beccari, O. 218, decorticated wood (RO, HOLOTYPE of Hypoxylon comedens).

The taxonomic position of this fungus is uncertain. See Laessøe et al. (1989) for a discussion.


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