Pseudomurilentithecium Mapook & K.D. Hyde, Fungal Diversity 100: 69 (2020)

MycoBank number: MB 556904; Index Fungorum number: IF 556904; Facesoffungi number: FoF 06791; 1 morphological species (Hyde et al. 2020b), 1 species with molecular data.

Type speciesPseudomurilentithecium camporesii Mapook & K.D. Hyde, Fungal Diversity 100: 69 (2020).

NotesPseudomurilentithecium was found associated with Fabaceae hosts in Italy. This genus is characterized by immersed, subglobose to globose, dark brown to black ascomata, a peridium comprising dark brown cells of textura angularis, cellular pseudoparaphyses. cylindrical- clavate asci with a pedicellate, and golden-brown to brown, ellipsoid to broadly fusiform, muriform ascospores with a hyaline gelatinous sheath. Phylogenetically, the type Pseudomurilentithecium camporesii having a sister relationship with Poaceascoma and Setoseptoria (Hyde et al. 2020b).