Doratomyces Corda, Deutschl. Fl., 3 Abt. (Pilze Deutschl.) 2: 65 (1829)

MycoBank number: MB 8093; Index Fungorum number: IF 8093; Facesoffungi number: FoF 06827; 3 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020).

Type speciesDoratomyces neesii Corda

Notes – Species of Doratomyces are similar to Cephalotrichum (Sandoval-Denis et al. 2016a) and are common in soil, dung and decaying plant materials. The genus was accepted in Microascaceae by Sandoval-Denis et al. (2016a), Maharachchikumbura et al. (2015, 2016b) and Wijayawardene et al. (2017a, 2018a). The sexual morph of this genus is undetermined.


  • Doratomyces neesii