Eurotium repen


Characteristics
Shape and Size
conidiophores mostly 150 to 300 Ám in length, 5 to 8 Ám at the base
Genome Information
Aspergillus cristatus strain GZAAS20.1005, linear DNA, GenBank: JXNT00000000.1, Size 28.45Mb, GC% 0.0, Protein 10,344, Gene 10,344 https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/JXNT00000000.1
Food Source
Rye bread
Pathological Factor
Eurotium chevalieri And E. amstelodami have been reported to produce toxic alkaloid metabolites called echinulin and enoechinulins.
Disease
Symptoms
Headache, cranial or somatic nerve weakness or paresthesia, mental changes, seizures, and hemiparesis
Affected Body Organs
CNS

Classification
Kingdom Fungi
Division Ascomycota
Class Eurotiomycetes
Order Eurotiales
Family Trichocomaceae
Genus Eurotium
Species E. repen