Scientific classification
Kingdom: Fungi
Phylum: Ascomycota
Subphylum: Saccharomycotina
Class: Saccharomycetes
Order: Saccharomycetales
Family: Incertae sedis
Genus: Starmera
Y. Yamada, Higashi, S. Ando & Mikata
Type species
Starmera amethionina
(Starmer, Phaff, M. Miranda & M.W. Mill.) Y. Yamada, Higashi, S. Ando & Mikata

S. amethionina
S. caribaea
S. dryadoides
S. pachycereana
S. quercuum

Starmera is a genus of fungi within the Saccharomycetales order. The relationship of this taxon to other taxa within the order is unknown (incertae sedis), and it has not yet been placed with certainty into any family.[1]

Starmera is often associated with necrotic lesions in cacti.[2]


External links

  • Index Fungorum