Scopulariopsis(redirected from Scopulariopsis brevicaulis)
A genus of filamentous fungi rarely pathogenic for humans; several species have been implicated in onychomycosis, ulcerating granuloma, and other "mycotic" entities. Penicillium-like, it is common in nature and generally a contaminant in laboratory cultures of human tissues.
[Mod. L. scopula, a small broom, + G. opsis, appearance]
a fungus causing hyalohyphomycosis.
an uncommon cause of ringworm in cattle.