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Ophiocordyceps brunneipunctata (Hywel-Jones) G.H. Sung, J.M. Sung, Hywel-Jones & Spatafora

Taxonomy
Authority: 
(Hywel-Jones) G.H. Sung, J.M. Sung, Hywel-Jones & Spatafora
Citation: 
Studies in Mycology 57: 40.
Synonymy: 

Cordyceps brunneipunctata Hywel-Jones, Mycol. Res. 99: 1195. 1995. [as 'C. brunneapunctata’]

Classification: 
Ophiocordyceps, Ophiocordycipitaceae, Hypocreales, Hypocreomycetidae, Sordariomycetes, Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota, Fungi
Type Locality: 
Khao Yai National Park, Nakorn Nayok Province, Thailand.
Morphology
Stroma: 

Stromata solitary, rarely up to 3, simple, (25-)40-90 mm in height, arising from Coleopteran larvae. Stipe simple, cylindrical, base reddish-brown.  Fertile area subterminal, cinnamon in color, with brown ostioles apparent, 5-15 x 1-1.8 mm.  Tip of stroma without perithecia.

Perithecia: 

 Perithecia immersed, ovate to pyriform, brown, 270-335 x 110-160.

Asci: 

 Asci hyaline, cylindrical, 280-295 x 6-7, with prominent apical cap.

Ascospores: 

 Ascosporea hyaline, filiform, flexuous, breaking into partspores.  Partspores truncate, 4-6 x 1-1.5 um.

Anamorph
Genus: 
Hirsutella
Ecology
Host or Substrate: 

 Larvae of Elateridae (Coleoptera).

Known Distribution: 
Thailand
References
Page Author: 
Alisha Owensby, Gi-Ho Sung