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

MycoBank number: MB 827751; Index Fungorum number: IF 827751; Facesoffungi number: FoF 09807; 1 species with sequence data.

Type speciesCapillaureum caryovora M.E.S. Oliveira, G.A. Silva & M.A. Ferreira

NotesCapillaureumwas 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.


  • Capillaureum caryovora