Coronophora Fuckel, Fungi rhenani exsic., fasc. 10: no. 961 (1864)

MycoBank number: MB 1253; Index Fungorum number: IF 1253; Facesoffungi number: FoF 01111; 17 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 2 species with sequence data.

Type speciesCoronophora gregaria Fuckel

NotesCoronophora is characterized by tuberculate ascomata with polysporous asci and tiny, allantoid, hyaline ascospores. Coronophora gregaria is illustrated in this entry. Sphaeria gregaria is synonym as Coronophora gregaria and occurs on dead wood in Europe and America (Fuckel 1870, Mugambi & Huhndorf 2010). The sequences of tef1 and rpb2 of C. gregaria (ANM1555) were provided by Mugambi & Huhndorf (2010).


  • Coronophora gregaria