Capillaureum M.E.S. Oliveira, G.A. Silva & M.A. Ferreira, Mycol. Progr. 18(3): 392 (2019)

Index Fungorum number: IF827751; 1 species with sequence data.

Type species – Capillaureum caryovora M.E.S. Oliveira, G.A. Silva & M.A. Ferreira

Notes – Capillaureum was isolated from Caryocar brasiliense, a tree used in the cosmetic and food industries. This is a stem canker causing fungus. This genus is distinguished from other genera in having a fuscous-black necks with septate, branched hyphal ostioles.