Aspergillus penicillioides

The Aspergillus penicillioides species is common in very dry conditions and can be isolated from dried fruits, spices, archives, furniture, carpets, house dust and clothing. It is also associated with dust mites and is known to be allergenic.

Water Activity (min.):

0.73

Colonizer Group:

Xerophilic/Xerotolerant

Mycotoxins:

Gliotoxin

Aspergillus penicillioides