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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: incertae sedis
Family: incertae sedis
Genus: Ascorhiza
Lecht.-Trnka (1931)
Type species
Ascorhiza leguminosarum
Lecht.-Trinka (1931)

Ascorhiza is a genus of fungi within the class Sordariomycetes. The relationship of this taxon to other taxa within the class is unknown (incertae sedis).[1] This is a monotypic genus, containing the single species Ascorhiza leguminosarum, which grows in the tubercles of Astragalus alopecuroides.


  1. ^ Lumbsch TH, Huhndorf SM. (December 2007). "Outline of Ascomycota – 2007". Myconet. Chicago, USA: The Field Museum, Department of Botany. 13: 1–58. Archived from the original on 2009-03-18. 

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