Allocryptovalsa Senwanna, Phookamsak & K.D. Hyde gen. nov.
Index Fungorum number: IF553857;
Etymology – In reference to the morphological resemblance to Cryptovalsa
Saprobic on wood. Sexual morph: Ascostromata present or absent. If present; embedded in host tissue. Ascomata perithecial, solitary to scattered, immersed to semi-immersed in host substrate, globose to subglobose, dark brown to black. Ostiolar canal central filled with periphyses.Peridium thick, composed of several cell layers of brown to black cells of textura angularis, outer cell fused with host cells. Hamathecium comprising dense, arising from the base of perithecia, hyaline, unbranched, septate, slightly constricted at septa, filamentous paraphyses, narrowing and tapering toward at apex. Asci polysporous, unitunicate, thin-walled, clavate to cylindric-clavate, long pedicellate, apical round to truncate, with a refractive J- subapical ring. Ascospores crowded, hyaline to pale yellowish, or pale brown at maturity, oblong to allantoid, aseptate, smooth-walled, with small guttules. Asexual morph: Undetermined.