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

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

Sphaeria entomorrhiza Dicks., Plant. Crypt. Brit., Fasc. 1: 22. 1785.  
Cordyceps entomorrhiza (Dicks.) Fr., Obs. Mycol. 2: 317. 1818.
Torrubia entomorrhiza (Dicks.) Tul. & C. Tul, Sel. Fung. Carpol. 3: 13. 1865.
= Torrubia cinerea Tul. & C. Tul., Sel. Fung. Carpol. 3: 14. 1865.
Cordyceps cinerea (Tul. & C. Tul.) Sacc., Michelia 1: 320. 1879.  
= Cordyceps carabi Quél., Comp. Rend. Assoc. Franç. Avancem. Sci. 26: 452. 1898.

Classification: 
Ophiocordyceps, Ophiocordycipitaceae, Hypocreales, Hypocreomycetidae, Sordariomycetes, Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota, Fungi
Morphology
 
 
Anamorph
Genus: 
Hirsutella
Species: 
eleutheratorum
Authority: 
(Nees) Petch
Ecology
Host or Substrate: 

larva of Coleoptera

Known Distribution: 
United Kingdom
Page Author: 
Gi-Ho Sung