Geomyces pannorum is a saprophytic fungus widespread in nature.
It is frequently isolated from soil and from air samples. In indoor environments, it is found in mattress dust, on damp walls; soil floor in buildings; swimming pool floors and gymnasium floors, paper in archives and libraries.
Health Effects Associated With Geomyces pannorum
Little is known about the medical significance of Geomyces pannorum. However, a variety of this fungus, Geomyces pannorum var. pannorum, is an occasional cause of superficial infections of skin and nails in humans.
For details about other types of mold and fungus, refer to our Mold References
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