Coccomyces strobi CBS 202.91 v1.0
Coccomyces strobi on malt extract agar
Coccomyces strobi on malt extract agar

Coccomyces strobi is classified in the Rhytismataceae (Leotiomycetes) and was sequenced as part of the 1000 Fungal genomes project - a project aimed at sequencing unsampled fungal diversity.

Many species of Coccomyces are known, and several cause disease such as the Cherry leaf spot caused by Coccomyces hiemalis.The ascocarps of Coccomyces species form within the epidermal layer of a plant host. Many species are foliicolous.