MycoKey : the genus Heterosphaeria

Generic short diagnoses: Sessile, tough, dark brown to black, inoperculate discomycetes on dry, herbaceous stems; are closed from the start, but open with an irregularly torn margin.

Species examples:
Heterosphaeria alpestris
Heterosphaeria patella

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