Aspergillus penicilloides

Growth Indoors

Found in house dust and food (5).

Spore Size

Conidia dimensions 3-3.5 x 4-5 microns (5).

Water Activity

Can grow in areas of low water activity (5). 0.70 (34)

Mold Reference Key

Abbreviation Reference
Aw Water Activity (Equilibrium relative humidity/100)
E Paul Ellringer
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

Aspergillus penicilloides