Home > Data > Species Lists > Ascomycete Fungi Species

Ascomycete Fungi Species List

Scope of the List:  Partial list of Ascomycete fungi common in the GCE-LTER domain as decomposers of Spartina spp (marsh cord grass)

List Contributors:
Steven Y. Newell, University of Georgia Marine Institute, Sapelo Island, Georgia

Fungi - Ascomycota - Dothideomycetes
Scientific Name Common Name Habitats (key) Resources
Mycosphaerella species 2 (Mycosphaerellaceae) none S:M Photo availableData available
Passeriniella obiones (Dacampiaceae) none   Photo available
Phaeosphaeria halima (Phaeosphaeriaceae) none S:M Photo availableData available
Phaeosphaeria spartinicola (Phaeosphaeriaceae) none S:M Photo availableData available
       
Fungi - Ascomycota - Sordariomycetes
Scientific Name Common Name Habitats (key) Resources
Buergenerula spartinae (Magnaporthaceae) none S:M Photo available
Claviceps purpurea (Clavicepitaceae) none   Photo available
       
Fungi - Ascomycota - Uncertain Class
Scientific Name Common Name Habitats (key) Resources
Tracylla spartinae none S:M Photo available

Key to Habitats:

S:M - Salinity Zone: Marine

LTER
NSF

This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959 and OCE-1237140. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.