Extremopsis G. Delgado & Maciá-Vicente, gen. nov.

MycoBank number: MB 838931; Index Fungorum number: IF 838931; Facesoffungi number: FoF 111116;

Etymology: Named after its close phylogenetic relationship with the genus Extremus.

Classification:Extremaceae, Mycosphaerellales, Dothideomycetes.

Mycelium colonising root-associated soil and isolated on culture media from surface-sterilised roots of living plants. Chlamydospores present, terminal or intercalary, solitary, in chains or forming clusters, variable in shape, 0 –1-septate.

Type species: Extremopsis radicicola G. Delgado & Maciá-Vicente .