Salsuginea K.D. Hyde, Bot. Mar. 34(4): 315 (1991).

Index Fungorum number: IF 25680; MycoBank number: MB 25680Facesoffungi number: FoF 08365; 2 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 2 species with molecular data.

Type speciesSalsuginea ramicola K.D. Hyde.

NotesSalsuginea typified by Salsuginea ramicola, was collected from submerged wood in mangroves. Salsuginea is similar to Helicascus but differs in having ascospores with apical germ pores/extensions and peridium of textura porrecta cells (Hyde 1991). Dayarathne et al. (2020) added another species, S. rhizophorae.