Clypeoloculus Kaz. Tanaka & K. Hiray., Stud. Mycol. 82: 108 (2015).

MycoBank number: MB 811318; Index Fungorum number: IF 811318; Facesoffungi number: FoF 08307; 4 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 4 species with molecular data

Type speciesClypeoloculus akitaensis Kaz. Tanaka & K. Hiray., Stud. Mycol. 82: 109 (2015).

NotesClypeoloculus comprises freshwater species which are characterized by globose to subglobose ascomata with a prominent clypeus, clavate asci, and 1-septate, hyaline ascospores with an entire sheath. Four species are accepted in this genus (Tanaka et al. 2015).


  • Clypeoloculus akitaensis