Aspergillus sydowii

This species is found in soils worldwide and has been isolated from plants, seeds, foods, leather, textiles and uranium mines. A. sydowii can produce mycotoxins know as sydowic acids and can cause fingernail and toenail infections and invasive aspergillosis.

Water Activity (min.):

0.78

Colonizer Group:

Xerophilic/Xerotolerant

Mycotoxins:

Ochratoxin A

Aspergillus sydowii