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 Add this item to the list  Cladosporium sphaerospermum Penz.
   
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Description:Cladosporium sphaerospermum Penz.
Colony characteristics. Colonies (MEA 2%) moderately expanding, velvety to powdery, olive-green to olivaceous brown; reverse greenish-black.
Microscopy. Conidiophores of variable length, up to 300 µm long, 3-5 µm wide, pale to mid olivaceous brown, smooth-walled or verrucose, not nodose. Ramoconidia 0-3-septate, elongate, smooth-walled or verrucose. Conidia (sub)spherical, mid to dark olivaceous brown, verrucose, 3-5 µm diam.
Pathogenicity. BSL-1. Common saprobe. This fungus was implicated in a case of human corneal ulcer (Shukla et al., 1983), in a bronchial lesion (Yano et al., 2003) and has been isolated from skin lesions and onychomycoses (Badillet et al., 1982).
References. De Vries (1967), Ellis (1971), Domsch et al. (1980), de Bièvre (1981, 1982).
Nomenclature. Cladosporium sphaerospermum Penzig - Michelia 2: 473, 1882.
Hormodendron langeronii da Fonseca, de Area Leˣo & Pe˱ido - Sciencia Med. 5: 563, 1927 ? Cladosporium langeronii (da Fonseca, de Area Leˣo & Pe˱edo) Vuillemin - Champ. Paras. Myc. Homme p. 78, 1931.
 
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