Hyperdermium J.F. White, R.F. Sullivan, Bills & Hywel-Jones, Mycologia 92(5): 910 (2000)

MycoBank number: MB 28464; Index Fungorum number: IF 28464; Facesoffungi number: FoF 13128; 2 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 1 species with sequence data.

Type speciesHyperdermium bertonii (Speg.) J.F. White, R.F. Sullivan, Bills & Hywel-Jones

Notes – The members of this genus are parasitic on insects and plants (Sullivan et al. 2000). The genus is characterised by bright, sessile stromata with 1-3 perithecia per stroma (Sullivan et al. 2000).


  • Hyperdermium bertonii