Higher Classification: > Kingdom Fungi > Division Ascomycota > Subdivision Pezizomycotina > Class Sordariomycetes > Subclass Sordariomycetidae > Order Sordariales > Family Chaetomiaceae

Chaetomium Kunze, 1817

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Chaetomium amesii Sergeeva
Chaetomium anahelicinum Udagawa & Cain
Chaetomium anguipilium L.M. Ames
Chaetomium angustisporum C. Booth
Chaetomium angustum Chivers
Chaetomium apiculatum Lodha
Chaetomium arachnoides Massee & E.S. Salmon
Chaetomium aterrimum Ellis & Everh., 1910
Chaetomium aureum Chivers
Chaetomium biapiculatum Lodha
Chaetomium bostrychodes Zopf
Chaetomium bostrychodes Zopf., 1877
Chaetomium brasiliense Bat. & Pontual
Chaetomium britannicum L.M. Ames
Chaetomium cancroideum Tschudy
Chaetomium caprinum Bainier
Chaetomium chlorinum (Sacc.) Grove
Chaetomium coarctatum Sergeeva
Chaetomium cochliodes Palliser, 1910
Chaetomium comosum Bainier
Chaetomium convolutum Chivers
Chaetomium crispatum (Fuckel) Fuckel
Chaetomium cruentum L.M. Ames
Chaetomium cuniculorum Fuckel
Chaetomium diversum Lodha
Chaetomium elatum Kunze
Chaetomium elatum Kunze & Schmidt, 1824
Chaetomium erectum Skolko & J.W. Groves, 1948
Chaetomium funicola Cooke, 1873
Chaetomium fusisporale J.N. Rai & Mukerji
Chaetomium gangligerum L.M. Ames
Chaetomium gelasinosporum Aue & E. Müll.
Chaetomium globosum Kunze, 1817
Chaetomium gracile Udagawa
Chaetomium hungaricum E.K. Novák
Chaetomium indicum Corda, 1840
Chaetomium lucknowense J.N. Rai & J.P. Tewari
Chaetomium megalocarpum Bainier
Chaetomium microcephalum L.M. Ames
Chaetomium murorum Corda
Chaetomium pachypodioides L.M. Ames
Chaetomium perlucidum Sergeeva
Chaetomium piluliferum J. Daniels
Chaetomium pulchellum L.M. Ames
Chaetomium quadrangulatum Chivers
Chaetomium reflexum Skolko & J.W. Groves
Chaetomium robustum L.M. Ames
Chaetomium semenis-citrulli Sergeeva
Chaetomium senegalense L.M. Ames
Chaetomium spinosum Chivers
Chaetomium spirale Zopf
Chaetomium strumarium (J.N. Rai, J.P. Tewari & Mukerji) P.F. Cannon
Chaetomium subtorulosum Sergeeva
Chaetomium succineum L.M. Ames
Chaetomium tetrasporum S. Hughes
Chaetomium thermophilum La Touche
Chaetomium torulosum Bainier
Chaetomium trilaterale Chivers
Chaetomium venezuelense L.M. Ames
Chaetomium warcupii A.S. Saxena & Mukerji


basis of record

Clipson, N.; Landy, E.; Otte, M. (2001). Fungi, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 15-19

additional source

Byrne, P.J.; Jones, G.E. (1974). [Lignicolous marine fungi]. Veröff. Inst. Meeresforsch. Bremenh. Suppl. 5: 301-320

nomenclatural reference

Mykologische Hefte (Leipzig) 1. 1817



External Links



Kirk, P. (2014). Chaetomium Kunze, 1817. In: Index Fungorum Partnership (2014) Index Fungorum. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:100183

Chaetomium Kunze. Accessed through: Index Fungorum at http://www.indexfungorum.org/names/NamesRecord.asp?RecordID=953




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