Monilia spp.

Health Effects 

It is infrequently involved in corneal eye infections (6).


This fungus produces soft rot of tree fruits (3). Other members produce a red bread mold (3). 


Reported to be allergenic (7). 

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