Scopinella Lév., Dict. Univ. Hist. Nat. 8: 493 (1846)

MycoBank number: MB 4962; Index Fungorum number: IF 4962; Facesoffungi number: FoF 10522; 9 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 1 species with sequence data.

Type speciesScopinella pleiospora (J. Schröt.) Sacc.

Notes – The type species was described growing on rabbit dung in Norway. The genus is characterised by long necked ascomata, evanescent asci and cuboid-ellipsoidal ascospores with two prominent germ slits. Thee asexual morph of the genus is undetermined.


  • Scopinella pleiospora