Aspergillus glaucus

ALLERGENICITY

Allergenic(154)

MYCOTOXINS PRODUCED

Asperentin (157), Echinulin (3,155-157), Erythroglaucin (157,158), Flavoglaucin (157), Physcion (3,157,158), Physcionanthrone B (158), Physciondianthrone (158), Ochratoxin A (159,242), Sterigmatocystin (160)

PATHOGENICITY IN HUMANS 

Occassional report of sinusitis, otitis, cerebral orofacial and pulmonary infection (1,2), keratitis (161) and other eye infection (122), cutaneous aspergillosis (162).

IDENTIFICATION CHARACTERISTICS on POTATO DEXTROSE AGAR (PDA)

Uniseriate, loosely radiate on the entire vesicle, conidiophore 700 x 2u, smooth walled, spores usually rough, cleistothecia generally present(1,2).

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