Paravalsa Ananthap., Mycol. Res. 94(2): 275 (1990)

MycoBank number: MB 25381; Index Fungorum number: IF 25381; Facesoffungi number: FoF 10279; 1 morphological species.

Type speciesParavalsa indica Ananthap.

NotesParavalsa was introduced as monotypic genus to accommodate P. indica, which was found on bark in Tamil Nadu (Ananthapadmanaban 1990). The genus is characterised by a lack of stromata, solitary perithecia immersed under host tissues with prominent necks, 8-spored, clavate, J- asci and 1-celled, allantoid ascospores (Ananthapadmanaban 1990).


  • Paravalsa indica