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 lichenicolum Hhn., Denkschr. Akad. Wiss. Wien, Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 83: 26. 1907.

BRAZIL: So Paulo, Dist. St. Cruz, 7.1901, no. 4355, twigs (FH, HOLOTYPE of H. lichenicolum).

= * Xylaria melanura (Lv.) Sacc.

The stipes of this Xylaria were misinterpreted by von Hhnel to be the podetia of a lichen genus, Cladonia Hill, and the ascomata were to be the parasitizing Hypoxylon.


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