Amorosia Mantle & D. Hawksw., in Mantle et al., Mycol. Res. 110(12): 1373 (2006).

MycoBank number: MB 500927; Index Fungorum number: IF 500927; Facesoffungi number: FoF 08158; 1 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 1 species with molecular data.

Type speciesAmorosia littoralis Mantle & D. Hawksw., Mycol. Res. 110(12): 1373.

Notes – The hyphomycete genus Amorosia was established to accommodate A. littoralis (Mantle et al. 2006) in Sporormiaceae based on molecular phylogenetic analysis. Thambugala et al. (2015b) placed Amorosia in a newly introduced family, Amorosiaceae. This genus remains monotypic.


  • Amorosia littoralis