Trichomeriaceae Chomnunti & K.D. Hyde, Fungal Diversity 56: 66 (2013)

MycoBank number: MB 800935; Index Fungorum number: IF 800935; Facesoffungi number: FoF 10394;

Epiphytes on living trees or saprobes on honeydew insect excretions. Thallus comprised of mycelium on host surface with septate, brown hyphae. Sexual morph: Ascostromata sessile, sphaerical, brown, uniloculate, ostiolate, surrounded by setae, smooth-walled. Setae brown to dark brown or olivaceous, erect, straight or curved, septate or continuous. Peridium comprising several layers of hyaline, pale brown to brown or olivaceous cells of textura angularis. Asci apparently bitunicate, cylindrical to clavate, with an apical ring. Ascospores 8-spored, overlapping 2-seriate, fusiform, round at ends, hyaline, 2–3–septate, with or without a mucilaginous sheath. Asexual morph: hyphomycetous.

Type: Trichomerium Speg.