Invasive Species Compendium

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Aspergillus fumigatus



Aspergillus fumigatus


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  • 25 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Aspergillus fumigatus
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Fungi
  •     Phylum: Ascomycota
  •       Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •         Class: Eurotiomycetes
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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Aspergillus fumigatus

EPPO code

  • ASPEFU (Aspergillus fumigatus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Fungi
  •         Phylum: Ascomycota
  •             Subphylum: Pezizomycotina
  •                 Class: Eurotiomycetes
  •                     Subclass: Eurotiomycetidae
  •                         Order: Eurotiales
  •                             Family: Trichocomaceae
  •                                 Genus: Aspergillus
  •                                     Species: Aspergillus fumigatus

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 19 Jun 2021


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IPPC, 2005. Disease of Crops. IPPC Official Pest Report. Rome, Italy: FAO.

Seweta Srivastava; Asha Sinha; Srivastava CP, 2011. Screening of seed-borne mycoflora of Jatropha curcas L. Research Journal of Seed Science, 4(2):94-105.

Distribution References

Bengyella L, Waikhom S D, Talukdar N C, Pranab Roy, 2015. Black list of unreported pathogenic bambusicolous fungi limiting the production of edible bamboo. Journal of Plant Pathology and Microbiology. 6 (4), 264.

Bilal Ahmed, Babar Khan, Ghazanfar M U, Rajput N A, Amir Saleem, Abdul Jabbar, Waqar Ahmed, Madassar Walait, 2017. Occurrence and distribution of vegetables seed-borne mycoflora in Punjab Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Phytopathology. 29 (2), 265-271. DOI:10.33866/phytopathol.029.02.0405

CABI Data Mining, 2001. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

CABI, Undated. CABI Compendium: Status inferred from regional distribution. Wallingford, UK: CABI

CABI, Undated a. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

El-Nagerabi S A F, Elshafie A E, 2000. Composition of mycoflora and aflatoxins in lupine seeds from the Sudan. Phytopathologia Mediterranea. 39 (2), 257-262.

IPPC, 2005. Disease of Crops. In: IPPC Official Pest Report, Rome, Italy: FAO.

Naim Uddin, 2007. Survey of airspora in a potato field in West Bengal and their impact on the crop. Journal of Mycopathological Research. 45 (1), 15-22.

Narendra Kumar, Deepika Kulshreshtha, Sapna Sharma, Rashmi Aggarwal, Khurana S M P, 2016. First record of Acrophialophora levis causing wilt of Plumeria in Gurgaon. Indian Phytopathology. 69 (4), 400-406.

Ng T C, Chhetry G K N, 2006. Fungal diseases of Oak Tasar host plants (Quercus spp.) in Manipur. Journal of Mycopathological Research. 44 (2), 211-217.

Nganou D N, Durand N, Tatsadjieu N L, Meile J C, El-Sheikha A F, Montet D, Mbufung C M, 2012. Determination of coffee origin by using 28S rDNA fingerprinting of fungal communities by PCR-DGGE: application to the Cameroonian coffee. International Journal of Biosciences (IJB). 2 (5), 18-30.

Nosheen Akhtar, Tehmina Anjum, Rasheda Jabeen, 2013. Isolation and identification of storage fungi from citrus sampled from major growing areas of Punjab, Pakistan. International Journal of Agriculture and Biology. 15 (6), 1283-1288.

Shahnaz Dawar, Farzana Syed, Ghaffar A, 2007. Seed borne fungi associated with chickpea in Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Botany. 39 (2), 637-643.

Swati Dumbre, Damayanti Guldekar, Potdukhe S R, 2011. Survey of seed borne fungi of onion (Allium cepa L.) from various locations of Maharashtra. Journal of Soils and Crops. 21 (2), 221-224.

Tabuc C, Taranu I, Calin L, 2011. Survey of moulds and mycotoxin contamination of cereals in South-Eastern Romania in 2008-2010. Archiva Zootechnica. 14 (4), 25-38.

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