Cordyceps saussurei

Cordyceps saussurei

Cordyceps saussurei is a parasitic fungus in the Cordyceps genus. It is also known as Hirsutella saussurei, where Hirsutella saussurei in its sexually productive stage is considered part of the Cordyceps genus.
Taxonomy
KingdomFungi
DivisionAscomycota
ClassSordariomycetes
OrderHypocreales
FamilyCordycipitaceae
GenusCordyceps
SpeciesCordyceps saussurei
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Colombia