Phaeoacremonium parasiticum, photographed by K. Nishimura.

Belongs within: Diaporthomycetidae.

The Calosphaeriaceae are a family of fungi that mostly appear to be saprobes in dead bark.

Calosphaeriales [Jobellisiales]HM17
| |--Pleurostoma Tul. & Tul. 1863 [incl. Neoarcangelia Berl. 1900]KC01
| | `--P. oothecaSS09
| `--PleurostomophoraHM17
| |--P. repensHM17
| `--P. richardsiaeHM17
`--+--Jobellisia Barr 1993HM17, KC01 [Jobellisiaceae]
| |--J. guangdongensisHM17
| `--+--J. fraternaHM17
| `--J. luteolaHM17
|--Kacosphaeria Speg. 1887 [incl. Cacosphaeria Speg. 1888]KC01
|--Romellia Berl. 1900KC01
|--Phragmocalosphaeria Petr. 1923KC01
| `--*P. polyblasta [=Calosphaeria polyblasta, Cesatiella polyblasta]RS99
|--Calosphaeria Tul. & Tul. 1863 [incl. Wegelina Berl. 1900]KC01
| `--C. pulchellaHM17
`--Jattaea Berl. 1900KC01
|--J. mookgopongaHM17
`--J. prunicolaHM17

*Type species of generic name indicated


[HM17] Hongsanan, S., S. S. N. Maharachchikumbura, K. D. Hyde, M. C. Samarakoon, R. Jeewon, Q. Zhao, A. M. Al-Sadi & A. H. Bahkali. 2017. An updated phylogeny of Sordariomycetes based on phylogenetic and molecular clock evidence. Fungal Diversity 84: 25–41.

[KC01] Kirk, P. M., P. F. Cannon, J. C. David & J. A. Stalpers. 2001. Ainsworth & Bisby’s Dictionary of the Fungi 9th ed. CAB International: Wallingford (UK).

[RS99] Rossman, A. Y., G. J. Samuels, C. T. Rogerson & R. Lowen. 1999. Genera of Bionectriaceae, Hypocreaceae and Nectriaceae (Hypocreales, Ascomycetes). Studies in Mycology 42: 1–248.

[SS09] Schoch, C. L., G.-H. Sung, F. López-Giráldez, J. P. Townsend, J. Miadlikowska, V. Hofstetter, B. Robbertse, P. B. Matheny, F. Kauff, Z. Wang, C. Gueidan, R. M. Andrie, K. Trippe, L. M. Ciufetti, A. Wynns, E. Fraker, B. P. Hodkinson, G. Bonito, J. Z. Groenewald, M. Arzanlou, G. S. de Hoog, P. W. Crous, D. Hewitt, D. H. Pfister, K. Peterson, M. Gryzenhout, M. J. Wingfield, A. Aptroot, S.-O. Suh, M. Blackwell, D. M. Hillis, G. W. Griffith, L. A. Castlebury, A. Y. Rossman, H. T. Lumbsch, R. Lücking, B. Büdel, A. Rauhut, P. Diederich, D. Ertz, D. M. Geiser, K. Hosaka, P. Inderbitzin, J. Kohlmeyer, B. Volkmann-Kohlmeyer, L. Mostert, K. O’Donnell, H. Sipman, J. D. Rogers, R. A. Shoemaker, J. Sugiyama, R. C. Summerbell, W. Untereiner, P. R. Johnston, S. Stenroos, A. Zuccaro, P. S. Dyer, P. D. Crittenden, M. S. Cole, K. Hansen, J. M. Trappe, R. Yahr, F. Lutzoni & J. W. Spatafora. 2009. The Ascomycota tree of life: a phylum-wide phylogeny clarifies the origin and evolution of fundamental reproductive and ecological traits. Systematic Biology 58 (2): 224–239.

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