Lentistoma A. Hashim., K. Hiray. & Kaz. Tanaka, Stud. Mycol. 90: 167 (2018).

MycoBank number: MB 823136; Index Fungorum number: IF 823136; Facesoffungi number: FoF 08277; 1 morphological species (Hashimoto et al. 2018), 1 species with molecular data.

Type speciesLentistoma bipolare (K.D. Hyde) A. Hashim., K. Hiray. & Kaz. Tanaka, in Hashimoto et al., Stud. Mycol. 90: 169 (2018).

Massarina bipolaris K.D. Hyde, Nova Hedwigia 61(1-2): 131 (1995)

NotesLentistoma is well-characterized and differentiated from Lophiostoma by its clypeus around the ostiolar neck and peridium (Hashimoto et al. 2018a).


  • Lentistoma bipolare