Rhizopus microsporus

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Rhizopus microsporus

a species of Rhizopus causing human zygomycosis. The two pathogenic varieties are R. microsporus var. rhizopodiformis and R.s microsporus var. microsporus.
See also: Rhizopus, mucormycosis, zygomycosis.