Natural Origin - A common soil fungus, but some occur on seeds, especially of cereal. It is found on a wide variety of plants and is a know plant pathogen.

Indoor Origin - Occasionally found in areas with plant life or elevated moisture levels.

Pathoginicity - It is among causative agents of superficial and systematic infections in humans. Several species in this genus can produce mycotoxins frequently involved in eye, skin, and nail infections.

Diseases - Keratitis, mycetoma, sinusitis, pulmonary infections, and many more infections have been reported.

Allergen - Causes allergies such as hay fever and asthma.

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