Synonym and Classification Data for Phialemonium spp.

This genus is a mould that lacks a known sexual state and thus belongs to the Fungi Imperfecti. It is generally classified as a dematiaceous (dark-walled) fungus.

Species in this genus

  • Phialemonium curvatumNotes: P. curvatum has been described as a cause of severe hemodialysis-related endovascular infections (Clin Infect Dis 2004;39:373-379).
  • Phialemonium obovatum