Euacanthe Theiss., Annls mycol. 15(3/4): 272 (1917)

MycoBank number: MB 1906; Index Fungorum number: IF 1906; Facesoffungi number: FoF 13559; 1 species with sequence data.

Type speciesEuacanthe usambarensis (Rehm) Theiss.

NotesEuacanthe was established and considered as a synonym of Acanthonitschkea, Nitschkiaceae or a member of Coronophoraceae (Theissen 1917, Nannfeldt 1975, Subramanian & Sekar 1990). A second species, E. foveolata (≡ Sphaeria foveolata) was accepted as a member of Scortechiniaceae based on multi-gene analysis (Subramanian & Sekar 1990, Mugambi & Huhndorf 2010).


  • Euacanthe usambarensis