Sphaeropsidales

Sphaeropsidales

[sfə‚räp·sə′dā·lēz]
(mycology)
An order of fungi of the class Fungi Imperfecti in which asexual spores are formed in pycnidia, which may be separate or joined to vegetative hyphae, conidiophores are short or absent, and conidia are always slime spores.