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Major cause of aspergillosis (5,
26). Both invasive and allergic aspergillosis are caused by this organism
(26). Aspergillosis affects individuals who are immune compromised.
Grows well at 35° C.
Commonly found in compost piles with temperatures higher than 40° C, in mild to warm soils, and on cereals
Conidia dimensions 2-3.5 microns (5).Fungal
0.82 (5); Optimum >0.97