Crassiclypeus A. Hashim., K. Hiray. & Kaz. Tanaka, Stud. Mycol. 90: 167 (2018).

MycoBank number: MB 823131; Index Fungorum number: IF 823131; Facesoffungi number: FoF 08273; 1 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 1 species with molecular data.

Type speciesCrassiclypeus aquaticus A. Hashim., K. Hiray. & Kaz. Tanaka, in Hashimoto et al., Stud. Mycol. 90: 167 (2018).

NotesCrassiclypeus aquaticus, the type species of Crassiclypeus was collected from submerged dead twigs of woody plants (Hashimoto et al. 2018a). The sexual morph of this genus is characterized by crest-like, elongated, ostiolar neck; peridium surrounded by brown hyphae and asci with a long stipe; and is similar to species of Flabellascoma, Lentistoma and Neotrematosphaeria (Thambugala et al. 2015b, Hashimoto et al. 2018a). The asexual morph is characterized by globose to subglobose conidiomata; peridium composed of subglobose to rectangular conidia with rounded ends, hyaline and aseptate (Hashimoto et al. 2018a).


  • Crassiclypeus aquaticus