Phylum: Ascomycota Class: Sordariomycetes
Order: Hypocreales Family: Clavicipitaceae
Species: EpichloŽ typhina (Pers.) Tul. & C. Tul.
Synonyms: Claviceps typhinum
Cordyceps typhina
Dothidea typhina
Epichloe typhina
Hypocrea typhina
Sphaeria spiculifera
Sphaeria typhina
Stromatosphaeria typhina
Common Name: Choke


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EpichloŽ typhinaPhotographer: © Stuart Dunlop
Photographer: © Stuart Dunlop

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Associated Species (where recorded) & number of records:
Deschampsia cespitosa (1)
Habitat (where recorded) & number of records:
Woodland (1)
Substrate (where recorded) & number of records:
grass stem (1)
Months recorded in & number of records:
January (1)
July (3)
September (2)