92530A

92530A
Caption: Green / Black mold (Aspergillus sp.). The conidiophore (fruiting structure / sporangium) is producing conidia (asexual spores). This genus causes skin infections in burn victims and the fungal lung infection aspergillosis (secondary infection to AIDS).
Magnification*: x320
Type: SEM
Copyright 1994 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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