Leptobacillium Zare & W. Gams, Mycol. Progr. 15: 1001 (2016)
MycoBank number: MB 815489; Index Fungorum number: IF 815489; Facesoffungi number: FoF 13129; 1 species with sequence data.
Type species – Leptobacillium leptobactrum (W. Gams) Zare & W. Gams
Notes – This genus was separated from Verticillium as a saprotrophic or fungicolous taxon without a sexual morph reported (Zare & Gams 2016). The genus is characterised by narrow, rod- shaped conidia and chlamydospores (Zare & Gams 2016).