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

Taxonomy
Authority: 
(Petch) G.H. Sung, J.M. Sung, Hywel-Jones & Spatafora
Citation: 
Studies in Mycology 57: 42.
Synonymy: 

Cordyceps elongata Petch, Trans. Brit. Mycol. Soc. 21: 47. 1937.  

Classification: 
Ophiocordyceps, Ophiocordycipitaceae, Hypocreales, Hypocreomycetidae, Sordariomycetes, Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota, Fungi
Morphology
Anamorph
Genus: 
Hirsutella
Ecology
Host or Substrate: 

Apatela americana (Lepidoptera), pupae and larvae

Known Distribution: 
United States of America
Page Author: 
Gi-Ho Sung