Jobellisiales » Jobellisiaceae


Jobellisia M.E. Barr

Index Fungorum number: IF26310; 8 morphological species (Luo et al. 2019, Species Fungorum 2020), 3 species with sequence data.


Type species: Jobellisia luteola (Ellis & Everh.) M.E. Barr


Notes: Jobellisia was introduced by Barr (1993) with two new combinations, J. luteola (type species) and J. nicaraguensis. Sequences of three species are available in GenBank (J. fraterna, J. guangdongensis and J. luteola), and have been used in phylogenetic analyses (Maharachchikumbura et al. 2015, 2016b, Hongsanan et al. 2017).


Freshwater species:

Jobellisia guangdongensis F. Liu & L. Cai
Jobellisia luteola (Ellis & Everh.)
M.E. Barr
Jobellisia viridifusca
K.M. Tsui & K.D. Hyde



Barr, M.E. 1993. Redisposition of some taxa described by J.B. Ellis. Mycotaxon. 46:45-76

Hyde KD, Norphanphoun C, Maharachchikumbura SSN, Bhat DJ et al. 2020 Refined families of Sordariomycetes. Mycosphere 11(1): 305–1059.

Hongsanan S, Maharachchikumbura SSN, Hyde KD, Samarakoon MC et al. 2017 – An updated phylogeny of Sordariomycetes based on phylogenetic and molecular clock evidence. Fungal Diversity 84, 25–41.

Maharachchikumbura SSN, Hyde KD, Jones EBG, McKenzie EHC et al. 2015 – Towards a natural classification and backbone tree for Sordariomycetes. Fungal Diversity 72, 199–301.

Maharachchikumbura SSN, Hyde KD, Jones EBG, McKenzie EHC et al. 2016b – Families of Sordariomycetes. Fungal Diversity 79, 1–317


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