ⓘ Penicillium claviforme

                                     

ⓘ Penicillium claviforme

Penicillium claviforme is a species of Penicillium within the phylum Ascomycota.

  • It has a coremium-type morphology in the sexual structures, named for its resemblance to matchsticks.
  • It is also known as Penicillium vulpinum.
  • It is found within the subgenus Terverticillium.

Also known as synnema, the meaning of the pillow, because the closely appressed conidiophores.