Unknown 31

Mould identification: a virtual self assessment

Case history

A 4-year-old Australian Sea-lion from Kangaroo Island presented with scaly, cutaneous lesions on the back flipper. Skin scrapings showed the presence of fungal hyphae and the culture grew the fungus shown below.

Unknown 31 direct microscopy (KOH Parker ink)

Direct microscopy (KOH Parker ink)

Unknown 31 culture


Unknown 31 microscopy - 1


Unknown 31 microscopy - 2


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