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Table 2 Recommended generic names of Ustilaginomycotina among sexual-asexual names that compete for use. The recommended name is in bold; see text for the rationale behind these recommendations. For each generic name this list provides the author, its date and place of publication, type species of the genus, its basionym, their dates of publication and the currently accepted name, if different. The action required is indicated in the last column such as approval by the Nomenclature Committee for Fungi (NCF) for those generic names that do not have priority and thus need protection.

From: Competing sexual and asexual generic names in Pucciniomycotina and Ustilaginomycotina (Basidiomycota) and recommendations for use

Recommended generic name Synonymous alternate morph generic name(s) Action required
Anthracoidea Bref., Unters. Gesammtgeb. Mykol. 12: 143. 1895. Crotalia Liro in Ann. Acad. Sci. Fenn., Ser. A 42(1): 545, 273. 1938. None.
Type: A. caricis (Pers.) Bref. 1896, basionym: Uredo caricis Pers. 1801. Type: C. cintractiae-fischeri Liro 1939, now regarded as Anthracoidea fischeri (P. Karst.) Kukkonen 1963.  
Doassansia Cornu in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 6 15: 285. 1883. Savulescuella Cif. in Bontea et al. [eds], Omag. Savulescu: 179. 1959. None.
Type: D. alismatis (Nees ex Fr.) Cornu 1883, basionym: Sclerotium alismatis Nees ex Fr. 1822. Type: S. alismacearum (Sacc.) Cif. 1959, basionym: Cylindrosporium alismacearum Sacc. 1880, now regarded as Doassansia alismatis (Nees ex Fr.) Cornu 1883.  
Doassansiopsis (Setch.) Dietel in Engler & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam.1 (1**): 15. 1897, basionym: Doassansia subgen. Doassansiopsis Setch. 1891. Doassansiella Zambett. in Rev. Mycol. (Paris) 35: 164. 1970. None.
Type: Doassansia deformans Setch. 1892, now regarded as Doassansiopsis deformans (Setch.) Dietel 1897. Type: D. aquatilis (Peck) Zambett. 1970, basionym: Ramularia aquatilis Peck 1884, now regarded as Doassansiopsis hydrophila (A. Dietr.) Lavrov 1937.  
Entyloma de Bary in Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 32(7): 101, 1874. Entylomella Höhn. in Ann. Mycol. 22: 191. 1924. None.
Type: E. microsporum J. Schröt. 1874. Although some have attributed E. microsporum to Protomyces microsporus F. Unger 1834, this name is a later homonym of P. microsporus Pass. 1833. Type: E. ranunculi (Bonord.) Höhn. 1916, basionym: Fusidium ranunculi Bonord. 1851, now regarded as Entyloma ficariae F. Thümen ex A.A. Fischer v. Waldheim 1877.  
Mycosarcoma Bref., Unters. Gesammtgeb. Mykol. 15: 53. 1912. Pseudozyma Bandoni in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 91: 38. 1985. Awaiting decision of NCF on the
Type: M. maydis (DC.) Bref. 1912, basionym: Uredo maydis DC. 1815. Type: P. prolifica Bandoni 1985, now regarded as Mycosarcoma maydis (DC.) Bref. 1912 or Ustilago maydis (DC.) Corda 1842. proposal of Thines (2016) as to whether
OR Mycosarcoma should be taken up.
Ustilago (Pers.) Roussel, Fl. Calvados, ed. 2: 4. 1806, basionym: Uredo [unranked] Ustilago Pers. 1801.  
Type: Ustilago hordei (Pers.) Lagerh. 1889, basionym: Uredo segetum a hordei Pers. 1801, or with a newly conserved type proposed by Thines (2016): Ustilago maydis (DC.) Corda 1842, basionym: Uredo maydis DC. 1815.   
Thecaphora Fingerh. in Linnaea 10: 230. 1836. Angiosorus Thirum. & M.J. O’Brien 1974 in Sydowia 26: 201 (1974) [1972]. None.
Type: T. hyalina Fingerh. 1836, now regarded as Thecaphora seminis-convolvuli (Desm.) S. Ito 1935. Type: A. solani Thirum. & M.J. O’Brien 1974, now regarded as Thecophora solani (Thirum. & M.J. O’Brien) Mordue 1988.
Rhombiella Liro in Ann. Acad. Sci. Fenn., Ser. A 42(1): 507, 545. 1939.
Type: R. cardamines Liro 1939, now regarded as Thecaphora thlaspeos (Beck) Vánky 2004.
Thecaphorella H. Scholz & I. Scholz in Nova Hedwigia 47: 71. 1988.
Type: T. antherarum (Oudem.) H. Scholz & I. Scholz 1988, basionym: Gloeosporium antherarum Oudem. 1898, now regarded as Thecaphora seminis-convolvuli (Desm.) S. Ito 1935.
Tilletia Tul. & C. Tul. in Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 3 7: 112. 1847. Tilletiella Zambett. in Rev. Mycol. (Paris) 35: 165. 1970. None.
Type: Tilletia caries (DC.) Tul. & C. Tul. 1847, basionym: Uredo caries DC. 1815, now regarded as T. tritici (Bjerk.) G. Winter 1875, basionym: Lycoperdon tritici Bjerk. 1775. Type: T. alopecuri (Sawada) Zambett. 1970, basionym: Entyloma alopecuri Sawada 1922, now regarded as Tilletia alopecuri (Sawada) L. Ling 1949.  
Urocystis Rabenh. ex Fuckel in Jahrb. Nassauischen Vereins Naturk. 23–24: 41. 1870 (nom. cons.). Type: U. occulta (Wallr.) A.A. Fisch. Waldh. 1867, basionym: Erysibe occulta Wallr. 1833. Paepalopsis J.G. Kühn in Irmischia 7: 39, 1882.
Type: P. irmischiae J.G. Kühn 1882, now regarded as Urocystis primulae (Rostr.) Vánky 1985.
Polycystis Lév. in Ann. Sci. Nat. Bot., Ser. 3, 5: 269. 1846. Type: P. pompholygodes Lév. 1846, now regarded as Urocystis anemones (Pers.) G. Winter 1880.