Mintera Inácio & P.F. Cannon, Mycol. Res. 107(1): 86 (2003).

MycoBank number: MB 28710; Index Fungorum number: IF 28710; Facesoffungi number: FoF 02317; 1 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), molecular data unavailable.

Type species: Mintera reticulata (Starbäck) Inácio & P.F. Cannon, Mycol. Res. 107(1): 86 (2003).

Parmularia reticulata Starbäck, Ark. Bot. 5(no. 7): 6 (1905).

Notes: This genus was reported as pathogenic on living leaves with only sexual morph found. Mintera is characterized by stromatic, gregarious, black ascomata grouping into a pyrethrum-like shape on mycelium, cylindric-clavate, subglobose asci and ellipsoid, brown, 1-septate ascospores (Inácio and Cannon 2008).


  • Mintera reticulata