Glyphium Nitschke ex F. Lehm., Nova Acta Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. German. Nat. Cur.: 139 (1886).

MycoBank number: MB 2095;Index Fungorum number: IF 2095; Facesoffungi number: FoF 08127; 6 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 2 species with molecular data.

Type species: Glyphium dolabriforme (Wallr.) F. Lehm.: 139 (1886).

Lophium dolabriforme Wallr., Fl. crypt. Germ. (Norim- bergae) 2: 433 (1833).

Note: Glyphium is characterized by erect, carbonaceous ligulate to dolabrate ascomata that are strongly laterally compressed and dehisce along a longitudinal slit (Boehm et al. 2015).


  • Glyphium dolabriforme