Sierra College Department of Biological Sciences

Sierra College Biological Sciences'
Microscopic Slide Collection and Associated Images


Penicillium (w.m.)


Photomicrograph of Penicillium showing purple stained hyphae and asexual conidiospores. Magnification: 400x.

A photomicrograph of a prepared slide showing the asexual conidiospores of Penicillium stained purple and magnified 400x. The conidiospores are arranged in chains (like beads on strings) that extend from finger-like branches at the end of a conidiophore (a modified hypha).


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