Barretomyces Klaubauf, Lebrun & Crous, Stud. Mycol. 79: 104 (2014)
MycoBank number: MB 810205; Index Fungorum number: IF 810205; Facesoffungi number: FoF 10286; 1 species with sequence data.
Type species – Barretomyces calatheae (D.J. Soares, F.B. Rocha & R.W. Barreto) Klaubauf, Lebrun & Crous
Notes – The monotypic genus was introduced by Klaubauf et al. (2014) with B. calatheae, a hyphomycetous species. It was recorded as a pathogen on leaves of Calathea longifolia in Brazil (Maharachchikumbura et al. 2015b, Wijayawardene et al. 2017a, 2018a).