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

Taxonomy
Authority: 
(Ces.) G.H. Sung, J.M. Sung, Hywel-Jones & Spatafora
Citation: 
Studies in Mycology 57: 45.
Synonymy: 

Cordyceps myrmecophila Ces., Bot. Zeitung 4: 877. 1846
Torrubia myrmecophila (Ces.) Tul. & C. Tul., Sel. Fung Carpol. 3: 18. 1865.
 

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

on adult ant (Hymenoptera)

Known Distribution: 
China, Japan
Page Author: 
Gi-Ho Sung