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Table 1 Thermotolerant fungal phyla and genera

From: Distribution and impact of yeast thermal tolerance permissive for mammalian infection

Phylum Genera Number strains/total Percentage Species of medical interest a
Ascomyces All species 1,257/2,868 44% ND
  Blastobotrys 64/80 80% 2
  Clavispora, Metschnikowiaceae 11/11 100% 1
  Cyberlindnera 47/75 63% 1
  Dekkera 23/32 72% 0
  Kodamaea 21/22 95% 1
  Kluyveromyces 75/98 76% 2
  Lodderomyces 9/10 90% 0
  Millerozyma 28/28 100% 1
  Meyerozyma 26/28 93% 2
  Pichia 112/202 55% 3
  Phaffomyces and Starmera 11/12 92% 0
  Saccharomyces 196/306 64% 1
  Schizosaccharomyces 26/27 96% 0
  Zygoascus 17/17 100% 0
Basidiomycetes All species 215/1,421 15% ND
  Filobasidiella 75/77 97% 7
  Malassezia 45/54 83% 14
  1. aSpecies of medical interest inferred from the following sources [24]. ND, not determined.