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Xylariaceae

(Family)

Overview

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A Family in the Kingdom Fungi.

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Taxonomy

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The Family Xylariaceae is a member of the Order Xylariales. Here is the complete "parentage" of Xylariaceae:

The Family Xylariaceae is further organized into finer groupings including:

Genera

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Acanthodochium

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Acrosphaeria

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Acrostaphylus

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Amphirosellinia

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Annulohypoxylon

Annulohypoxylon is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. The 27 species in the genus have a widespread distribution. [more]

Anthostomella

Anthostomella is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. [more]

Appendixia

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Arthroxylaria

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Ascotricha

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Ascovirgaria

Ascovirgaria is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Ascovirgaria occulta. [more]

Astrocystis

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Barrmaelia

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Basidiobotrys

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Basifimbria

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Biscogniauxia

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Calceomyces

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Camillea

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Ceratocladium

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Chaenocarpus

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Chlorostroma

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Chromocreopsis

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Colletomanginia

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Collodiscula

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Coniolariella

Creosphaeria

Cryptothamnium

Cryptovalsa

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Cyanopulvis

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Daldinia

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Dematophora

Diamantinia

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Dicyma

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Discoxylaria

Emarcea

Engleromyces

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Enslinia

Entoleuca

Entonaema

Euepixylon

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Fasciatispora

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Fassia

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Geniculisynnema

Geniculosporium

Gigantospora

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Guestia

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Halorosellinia

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Hansfordia

Helicogermslita

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Holttumia

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Hypocopra

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Hypocreodendron

Hypoxylon

Hypoxylon is a genus of commonly found on dead wood, and usually one of the earliest species to colonise dead wood. A common European species is Hypoxylon fragiforme which is particular common on dead trunks of beech. [more]

Induratia

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Institale

Jongiella

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Jumillera

Kretzschmaria

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Kretzschmariella

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Leprieuria

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Leptomassaria

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Lopadostoma

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Muscodor

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Nemania

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Nipicola

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Nodulisporium

Nummularia

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Numulariola

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Obolarina

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Occultitheca

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Ophiorosellinia

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Padixonia

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Paramphisphaeria

Paramphisphaeria is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Paramphisphaeria costaricensis. [more]

Paranthostomella

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Penzigia

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Phylacia

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Pidoplitchkoviella

Pidoplitchkoviella is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Pidoplitchkoviella terricola. [more]

Pleurographium

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Podosordaria

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Porodiscella

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Poroleprieuria

Poroleprieuria is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Poroleprieuria rogersii. [more]

Poronia

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Poroniopsis

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Pulveria

Pyrenomyxa is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. The genus is synonymous with Pulveria Malloch & Rogerson. [more]

Pyrenomyxa

Pyrenomyxa is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. The genus is synonymous with Pulveria Malloch & Rogerson. [more]

Rhopalostroma

Rhopalostroma is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. [more]

Rosellinia

Rosellinia is a genus of fungi in the Xylariaceae family consisting of over 90 species. Several of the species in this genus are plant pathogens. [more]

Sabalicola

Sabalicola is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Sabalicola sabalensioides. [more]

Sarcoxylon

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Seynesia

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Spirodecospora

Spirodecospora is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. [more]

Spirogramma

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Stachylidium

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Stereosphaeria

Stereosphaeria is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. [more]

Stilbohypoxylon

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Striatodecospora

Striatodecospora is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Striatodecospora bambusae. [more]

Stromatoneurospora

Stromatoneurospora is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. [more]

Thamnomyces

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Theissenia

Theissenia is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. [more]

Thuemenella

Trichosporon

Trichosporon is a genus of anamorphic fungi in the family . All species of Trichosporon are yeasts with no known teleomorphs (sexual states). Most are typically isolated from soil, but several species occur as a natural part of the skin microbiota of humans and other animals. Proliferation of Trichosporon yeasts in the hair can lead to an unpleasant but non-serious condition known as white piedra. Trichosporon species can also cause severe opportunistic infections (trichosporonosis) in immunocompromised individuals. [more]

Triplicaria

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Valsaria

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Versiomyces

Daldinia is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. [more]

Virgaria

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Vivantia

Vivantia is a genus of fungi in the family Xylariaceae. A monotypic genus, it contains the single species V. guadalupensis, described in 1996. [more]

Vrikshopama

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Wawelia

Whalleya

Xylaria

Xylaria is a genus of ascomycetous fungi commonly found growing on dead wood. The name comes from the Greek x?lon meaning wood (see xylem). [more]

Xylocladium

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Xylocoremium

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Xylosphaera

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Xylotumulus

More info about the Genus Xylotumulus may be found here.

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Last Revised: August 26, 2014
2014/08/26 05:06:20