Paramassaria Samarak., & K. D. Hyde, Fungal Diversity 96(1): 45 (2019).

MycoBank number: MB 555521; Index Fungorum number: IF 555521; Facesoffungi number: FoF 05213; 1 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 1 species with molecular data.

Type speciesParamassaria samaneae Samarak., & K. D. Hyde, Fungal Diversity, 96(1): 49 (2019).

NotesParamassaria is similar to Massaria but differs from the type genus in having a wide ostiole and lacks an ocular chamber in its asci. The type was originally collected on a dead branch of Samanea saman in Thailand. The genus was reported as saprobic, in terrestrial environments (see morphology Hyde et al. 2019).


  • Paramassaria samaneae