Often found growing in soil, decaying leaves and grasses.

Where does it growoutside?


Not well studied.

These include:  Sporidesmin

can it produce toxins?

industrial use


what are some of its characteristics?

is it considered a black mold?

Easily identified but rarely found.

This mold tends to grow well on cellulose surfaces.  The growth of spores may be less rapid compared to other types of mold. It has 15+ species and can be found everywhere.

The term black mold (also “toxic black mold”) is not scientific but is widely used by the media to usually reference Stachybotrys molds.

General Information

Not well studied.

is it a potential allergen?

can it be identified by direct sample?


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Rarely found growing indoors, but will grow on paper given the right conditions.

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where does it growinside?

Is it harmful to humans?

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