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 conostomum (Mont.) Mont., Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., sér. IV, 3: 117. 1855.

º Sphaeria conostoma Mont., Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., sér. II, 14: 321. 1841.

º Nemania conostoma (Mont.) Pouzar, Česká. Mykol. 39: 24. 1985.

Cannon (1987) stated that the type of H. conostomum has a straight germ slit on the ascospore and H. conostomum sensu J. H. Miller is Xylaria boergesenii (Ferd. & Winge) P. Cannon which has a spiral germ slit.


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