General Information


is it considered a black mold?

Where does it growoutside?

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Some people may experience hay fever or asthma.


Health Concerns

can it be identified by direct sample?

industrial use

Rare cases reported of phaeohyphomycotic sinusitis.

can it produce toxins?

Grows indoors on cellulose containing materials such as jute, old sacking, wicker, straw baskets, wood, and paper.

Distinctive.  Direct samples are preferred over culturable methods because Stachybotrys sometimes will not grow in culture.


what are some of its characteristics?

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

can it be identified by air sample?

where does it growinside?

Grows well on general cellulose surfaces but spores may take special nutrients to develop or may be completely absent.

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is it a potential allergen?

Often found growing in soil, dead herbaceous stems, wood, grasses, sugar beet root, groundnuts and oats.

Is it harmful to humans?

Not well studied.