Antonie van Leeuwenhoek

, Volume 43, Issue 2, pp 169–175 | Cite as

A taxonomic study of the Penicillium chrysogenum series

  • R. A. Samson
  • R. Hadlok
  • Amelia C. Stolk


The taxonomy of the Penicillium chrysogenum series is reconsidered. On account of the observations of the available type strains and numerous isolates mainly obtained from food products, Penicillium notatum Westling, P. meleagrinum Biourge and P. cyaneofulvum Biourge are placed in synonymy with P. chrysogenum Thom. Synonymy and variability of the species are discussed.


Type Strain Food Product Taxonomic Study Penicillium Chrysogenum Penicillium Notatum 
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© H. Veenman en Zonen, Wagneningen 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. A. Samson
    • 1
  • R. Hadlok
    • 2
  • Amelia C. Stolk
    • 1
  1. 1.Centraalbureau voor SchimmelculturesBaarnThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Institut für Tierärztliche Nahrungsmittelkunde der Justus-Liebig UniversitätGiessenFederal Republic of Germany

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