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Bionectria ralfsii
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Fungi
Division: Ascomycota
Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Hypocreales
Family: Bionectriaceae
Samuels & Rossman (1999)
Type genus
Speg. (1919)

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The Bionectriaceae are a family of fungi in the order Hypocreales. A 2008 estimate places 35 genera and 281 species in the family.[1] Species in the family tend to grow on plant material, including woody debris, while some species associate with algae, bryophytes, or other fungi.[2]

List of genera[edit]

This is a list of genera in the Bioectriaceae:[3]


  1. ^ Kirk PM, Cannon PF, Minter DW, Stalpers JA (2008). Dictionary of the Fungi (10th ed.). Wallingford, UK: CAB International. p. 90. ISBN 0-85199-826-7. 
  2. ^ Cannon PF, Kirk PM (2007). Fungal Families of the World. CAB International. p. 36. ISBN 978-0-85199-827-5. 
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ Hirooka Y, Kobayashi T, Ono T, Rossman AY, Chaverri P (2010). "Verrucostoma, a new genus in the Bionectriaceae from the Bonin Islands, Japan". Mycologia. 102 (2): 418–29. doi:10.3852/09-137. PMID 20361508. 

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