1KFG is pleased to announce the public release of the Sporormia fimetaria genome and annotation http://genome.jgi.doe.gov/Spofi1/. S. fimetaria is classified in the family Sporormiaceae (Pleosporales; Dothideomycetes). It is a coprophilous fungus isolated from dung of many mammals.
Sporormia fimetaria was contributed to the 1KFG project by Manfred Binder and Pedro Crous of Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures KNAW, Netherlands, and represents the first genome sequenced for the family Sporormiaceae. As always, please contact the lead contact and PIs associated with unpublished 1KFG genomes for permission prior to the use of any data in publications.