Aspergillus glaucus (Eurotium spp.)
Common outdoor fungus in the winter.
The ascomycetous state is Eurotium spp.
It is reported to be allergenic.
This fungus can grow on leather and at low moisture levels on grains, sugary food products, meat, and wool (5).
Potential Opportunist or Pathogen
It is only occasionally pathogenic (26).
Conidia dimensions 5-6.5 microns (5).
Mold Reference Key
|Aw||Water Activity (Equilibrium relative humidity/100)|
|MAC||McGregor Pearce - personal experience|
|NC||Neil Carlson - personal experience|
|(1-27)||Refer to Fungal Reference page|
N. Carlson 9/92; Rev. 4/93, 7/93, 9/93, 1/94, 2/94,2/95,4/95, 5/96, 7/96