Observation 213857: Aspergillus flavus Link
When: 2015-08-24
No herbarium specimen

Notes: This fungus started growing on an ant queen I collected that later died. Species of the ant queen is Pogonomyrmex californicus.

Im not really sure on the date I collected the ant or when it died…but the photos are from last night.

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Based on microscopic features
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Used references: Asked a microbiologist who had worked in a mold lab

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Created: 2015-08-24 11:40:05 MDT (-0600)
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