Pycnoderma Syd. & P. Syd., Annls mycol. 12(6): 563 (1914).

MycoBank number: MB 4565; Index Fungorum number: IF 4565; Facesoffungi number: FoF 07959; – 2 morphological species, (Species Fungorum 2020), molecular data unavailable.

Type species: Pycnoderma bambusinum Syd. & P. Syd., Annls mycol. 12(6): 563 (1914).

Notes: Pycnoderma was introduced to accommodate P. bambusinum found on bamboo leaves (Sydow and Sydow 1914a). Only two species are accepted in the genus (Hongsanan et al. 2014a; Wijayawardene et al. 2017a). Fresh collections of its members are needed to clarify the generic placement.


  • Pycnoderma bambusinum