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Bipolaris sp.

Bipolaris sp. Bipolaris sp.
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Characteristics
A fungus with large spores which would be expected to be deposited in the upper respiratory tract.

Potential Toxin Production
This fungus can produce the mycotoxin - sterigmatocystin which has been shown to produce liver and kidney damage when ingested by laboratory animals.