Synonym and Classification Data for Taxomyces spp.

This genus is a mould that lacks a known sexual state and thus belongs to the Fungi Imperfecti.

Species in this genus

  • Taxomyces andreanae

    Notes: T. andreanae is an endophytic fungus isolated from the inner bark of the Pacific yew, Taxus brevifolia. This fungus is able to produce paclitaxel (Taxolâ„¢) and related compounds.