|Mitosporic fungus. Hyphomycetes. Teleomorph (sexual state): Mycosphaerella (Ascomycete).|
|Distribution||Where Found||Mode of Dissemination|
Approx. 2,000 form-species described, according to plant host.
|Parasite of higher plants, causing leaf spot.||Dry spore.
|Allergen||Potential Opportunist or Pathogen||Potential Toxin Production|
|Not studied.||One report of human infection in Indonesia, 1957.||Unknown.|
|Growth Indoors||Industrial Uses||Other Comments|
|Not seen.||None known.||Common outdoors in agricultural areas, especially during harvest.|
|Characteristics: Growth/Culture||Notes on Spore Trap Recognition||Notes on Tape Lift Recognition|
|Does not grow on laboratory media since it is not wholly saprophytic. Commonly found as parasites on higher plants.||Distinctive, not easily confused with other spore types.||Not seen.|
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