Often found in soil, dead plant material, horse dung, fruits and fruit juice. (17) It is also found in leather, meat, dairy products, animal hair, and jute (17). This organism and other Zygomycetes will grow rapidly on most fungal media.
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