26 Jun 2022

Penicillium stoloniferum

A slow-growing fungus that produces a grayish-green colony with an uncolored or dull brownish reverse, within fourteen days, when incubated at 25oC (77oF). It has worldwide distribution but is rarely isolated. It has been isolated from soil, desert soils, sandy soils, caves, plants, rabbit dung, sewage, fruits, and bees. There have not been any reports of human infections.