Xenodactylariaceae Crous, Persoonia 41: 289 (2018)
MycoBank number: MB 828248; Index Fungorum number: IF 828248; Facesoffungi number: FoF 06885; 1 species.
On leaves of unidentified vine. Sexual morph: Undetermined. Asexual morph: Mycelium consisting of smooth, hyaline, branched, septate, hyphae. Conidiophores reduced to conidiogenous cells on hyphae, erect to flexuous, hyaline, smooth, with one to several denticulate apical loci. Conidia occurring in branched chains, hyaline, smooth, subcylindrical, septate (adapted from Crous et al. 2018b).
Type genus – Xenodactylaria Crous
Notes – Crous et al. (2018b) introduced Xenodactylariaceae mainly focusing on similarity with Dactylaria and Cylindrosympodium and being a phylogenetically stable independent clade.