TABLE 1.

OD range and inoculum sizes for 35 uncommon molds in three laboratories

Species (no. of observations)Stock inoculum range (106 CFU/ml)OD range
A. nidulans (Emericella nidulans) (15)1.1-20.09-0.11
Aspergillus terreus (9)0.9-50.09-0.11
Bipolaris hawaiiensis (9)0.07-0.40.2-0.3
B. spicifera (9)0.3-30.2-0.3
Cladophialophora bantiana (9)0.4-3.10.15-0.17
Dactylaria constricta (9)0.4-10.15-0.17
Fusarium solani (9)0.5-3.10.15-0.17
Paecilomyces lilacinus (9)0.8-2.30.09-0.13
Scedosporium prolificans (9)0.6-1.70.15-0.17
Trichoderma longibrachiatum (9)0.7-2.30.09-0.11
Wangiella dermatitidis (9)1.2-3.70.15-0.17