This genus was defined with conidiophores brown, conidiogenous cells sympodial, with denticles, brown, conidial secession rhexolitic, conidia single, amero, dry, brown (Seifert et al., 2011).
Why suggested for a Global Red List Assessment?
The species has little occurrence is considered accidental and can be influenced by specific conditions such as humidity, temperature, leaf decomposition time, nutrient availability, vegetation.
Central and South America
Population and Trends
Only one species has been described in this genus and data collected is as yet isufficient to determine any population trend.
Population Trend: Uncertain
Habitat and Ecology
Saprobic on decaying leaves
Subtropical/Tropical Moist Lowland Forest
Site/area protectionResource & habitat protection
TaxonomyLife history & ecology
Use and Trade
Antimicrobial and nematotoxic activity against Meloidogine incognita larvae (Reyes-Estebanez, 2011).
Ethyl acetate extracts of Perelegamyces parviechinulatus inhibited the settling of Myzus persicae (Hemiptera: Aphididae) and Rhopalosiphum padi (Hemiptera: Aphididae) (Ruiz-Jiménez et al., 2017).