Mold Spore Library2019-01-15T11:22:56+00:00

Complete Library For Mold Spores

Statistics For Mold And Mold Spores

Number of Different Types of Mold

100,000

Size of a Mold Spore

10 Microns

Common Mold Locations: Anywhere there is or was standing water or moisture.

Common Mold Spores and Their Side Effects

Mold NamePossible Side EffectsSpore Colony SpecsImage
AlternariaSinus Congestion
Asthma (can be severe)
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hyper Sensitivity
Skin Infections
Sinus Infections
Pathogenic Health Effects
Grows Very Quickly
Grey, Brown, Green, Black
Fuzzy Texture
AscosporesSinus Congestion
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Many Types
AspergillusSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Possible Ear Infections
Possible Skin Lesions
Possible Ulcers
Pathogenic Health Effects
Appearance Based on Genre
Different Types of Ascospores
AureobasidiumSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Upper Respiratory Infections
Grows Very Quickly
White, Pink, Yellow, Black
BasidiosporesSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Hay Fever
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Toxicosis (poisoning)
Upper Respiratory Infections
Many Types
BeltraniaVariety of Health EffectsBrown, Black
BipolarisSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Upper Respiratory Infections
Grows Very Quickly
White, Green or Black
Many Types of Bipolaris
BotrytisSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Grows Very Quickly
White, Grey, Brown or Black
ChaetomiumSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Linked to cancer
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Serious Neurological Effects
Brain Lesions
Alzheimers Disease
Pathogenic Health Effects
Grows Very Quickly
White, Grey, Brown or Black
CladosporiumSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Hay Fever
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Skin Infections
Toe Nail Infections
Sinus Infections
Upper Respiratory Infections
Speed of Growth Varies
White, Grey, Brown or Black
CurvulariaSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Asthma
Grows Very Quickly
White, Grey, Brown or Black
EpicoccumSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Grows Very Quickly
Yellow, Orange, Red, Brown or Black
Fusarium TorulaPathogenic Health Effects
Toe Nail Infections
Respiratory Infections
Skin Infections
Yellow, Orange, Red, Brown, Black, Pale, Voiles
or Blue
MemnoniellaRespiratory Infections
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Sneezing
Erosion of Immune System
Throat Irritation
Grows at Moderate Speeds
MyxomycetesSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Asthma
Hay Fever
Do Not Grow Fungal Media
NigrosporaSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Eye/Skin Infections (rare)
Grows Very Quickly
White or Black
Penicillium/AspergillusSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hay Fever
Pneumonitis
Pathogenic Health Effects
Grows Rapidly
Many Colors of Growth
Velvety and powdery Texture
PithomycesUnknown EffectsGrows Very Quickly
Wooly Texture
Grey, Brown, Dark Brown
RustSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hay Fever
Do Not Grow Fungal Media
ScopulariopsisSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hay Fever
Alveolitis
Grows at Moderate Speed
Velvety and Powdery Texture
White, Grey, Cinnamon, or Black
StachybotrysWide Range of Effects
Fatigue
Headaches
Irritaion to the Eyes
Fever
Sneezing
Rashes
Nausea
Vomiting
Bleeding in the Lungs and Nose
Sore Throat
Linked to 2 infantile deaths
Grows at Moderate Speed
Powdery Texture
White, Pink, Orange, Black or Pale
StemphyliumSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hay Fever
Pathogenic Health Effects
Slow Growth
TorulaSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hay Fever
Pathogenic Health Effects
Grows at Moderate Speed
Grey, White or Brown
UlocladiumSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hay Fever
Grows Very Quickly
Wooly/Cottony
Olive, Brown or Black
ZygomycetesSinus Congestion
Asthma
Sore Throat
Sneezing
Itchy and Watery Eyes
Hay Fever
Pneumonitis
Pathogenic Health Effects
Different Genres