Hemicorynespora M.B. Ellis, Mycol. Pap. 131: 19 (1972)

MycoBank number: MB 8499; Index Fungorum number: IF 8499; Facesoffungi number: FoF 13062; 13 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020).

Type speciesHemicorynespora deightonii M.B. Ellis

Notes – Most Hemicorynespora species are saprobes which have been collected from dead leaves, branches, rachides or petioles, from tropical localities (Ellis 1972, Mercado et al. 1997, Delgado et al. 2007, Ma et al. 2012, 2016b). The genus is characterized by macronematous, mononematous conidiophores, determinate or percurrently elongated conidiogenous cells and, acrogenous, 0–1-septate, conidia, seceding schizolytically (Ellis 1972, Seifert et al. 2011, Ma et al. 2016b).


  • Hemicorynespora deightonii