Cordyceps nipponica Kobayasi

Taxonomy
Authority: 
Kobayasi
Citation: 
Kobayasi, Y., 1939, Bulletin of the biogeographical Society of Japan 9: 151
Classification: 
Cordyceps s. l., Incertae Sedis, Hypocreales, Hypocreomycetidae, Sordariomycetes, Pezizomycotina, Ascomycota, Fungi
Type Locality: 
Sinkawa mati, Nishi-kasugaigun, Aichi prefecture, Japan
Morphology
Stroma: 

Stromata solitary or arranged in twos or threes, 20-70 (240) mm in height, often highly branched and polycephalous. 

Anamorph
Genus: 
Isarai
Species: 
nipponica
Authority: 
Kobayasi
Citation: 
Kobayasi, Y., 1939, Bulletin of the biogeographical Society of Japan 9: 169
Ecology
Host or Substrate: 

Nymph of cicada (Heteroptera). Originally described from nymphs of Graptopsaltria nigrofuscata

Known Distribution: 
Japan
Page Author: 
Alisha Owensby