List of fungal taxa identified on the basis of the macroscopic features of colonies and the micromorphology of the reproductive structures detected on the 10 marble specimens of the Milan cathedral

Taxon or samplePresence of growth on indicated samplea
Alternaria spp.××
Aspergillus sp.×
Cladosporium spp.××××
Epicoccum nigrum ×
Pink yeast×
Black yeast×××××
Black microcolony×××××
Mycelia sterilia ××
  • a A cross indicates that fungal growth was present on the sample.