Sympoventuria Crous & Seifert, Fungal Divers 25: 31 (2007).

MycoBank number: MB 501002; Index Fungorum number: IF 501002; Facesoffungi number: FoF 06347; 3 morphological species (Species Fungorum 2020), 3 species with molecular data.

Type species: Sympoventuria capensis Crous & Seifert.

Notes: Sympoventuria is the type genus in the Sympoventuriaceae, distinguished from Venturiaceae by its saprobic habitat, pseudoparaphyses, and hyaline, symmetrical ascospores (Fig. 89). The asexual morph of Sympoventuria was described as “sympodiella”-like by Crous et al. (2007b).


  • Sympoventuria capensis