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 glebulosum Ces., Atti Accad. Sci. Fis. 8: 17.1879.

SRI LANKA: Beccari, O. 122, wood (RO [2 pks.], LECTOTYPE [selected here] of H. glebulosum).

Two specimens at RO, nos. 92 and 122, were labeled by Cesati as H. glebulosum. No. 92 is Xylaria anisopleura (Mont.) Fr. No. 122 is a distinct Xylaria with ascospores brown to dark brown, fusoid-inequilateral, usually pinched at ends, 32-36 (-39) x 7-9 mm, with an oblique, less than spore-length germ slit. No. 122 is here selected as the lectotype.


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