Aspergillus candidus str. CBS 102.13 (GCA_002847045) Assembly and Gene Annotation
About Aspergillus candidus str. CBS 102.13 (GCA_002847045)
Aspergillus candidus is a white-spored species of Aspergillus. Despite its lack of pigmentation, it is closely related to the most darkly-pigmented aspergilli in the Aspergillus niger group. It is a common soil fungus worldwide and is known as a contaminant of a wide array of materials from the indoor environment to foods and products. It is an uncommon agent of onychomycosis and aspergillosis. The species epithet candidus (L.) refers to the white pigmentation of colonies of this fungus.
The annotation presented is derived from annotation submitted to INSDC with the assembly accession GCA_002847045.1, with additional non-coding genes derived from Rfam. For more details, please visit INSDC annotation import.
General information about this species can be found in Wikipedia.