Stachybotrys Chartarum is often referred to as "Black Mold" or "Toxic Mold". It is a greenish black mold that often appears gelatinous or wet on the surface. This type of mold growth is fairly common in areas of water damage and readily grows on materials with high cellulose content (e.g. fiber board, gypsum board, paper, etc.).
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