Brachiosphaera Nawawi, in Descals et al., Trans. Br. mycol. Soc. 67: 213 (1976).

MycoBank number: MB 7438; Index Fungorum number: IF 7438; Facesoffungi number: FoF 07685; 2 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 2 species with molecular data.

Type species: Brachiosphaera tropicalis Nawawi, Transactions of the British Mycological Society 67 (2): 213(1976).

Notes: The hyphomycetous genus Brachiosphaera is characterised by its effuse colonies, septate hyphae and conidia frequently formed in chains.


  • Brachiosphaera tropicalis