(Beijerinck) van Uden & H.R. Buckley (1970)
Kluyveromyces marxianus (E.C. Hansen) van der Walt (1971)
Colonies on Sabouraud dextrose agar at 25°C are cream to brown, glossy, and smooth. This isolate has grows at 37°C and on media containing cycloheximide.
On cornmeal following 72 hours incubation at 25°C, highly-branched pseudohyphae are found. This species is not distinguishable from several other species on Chromager Candida .
This species has been reported as an emerging pathogen . This species may have been previously reported in the literature by the obsolete name of Candida pseudotropicalis. Reported infections include burn wounds , blood , and vaginal .
FTL* in vitro susceptibility data
|0.06 µg/ml=1||<0.03 µg/ml=1||<0.125 µg/ml=3||<0.125 µg/ml=1||0.06 µg/ml=4||<0.015 µg/ml=2|
|0.125 µg/ml=1||0.06 µg/ml=3||0.25 µg/ml=5||0.03 µg/ml=1|
|0.25 µg/ml=4||0.125 µg/ml=4||0.5 µg/ml=5|
|0.5 µg/ml=1||0.25 µg/ml=1|
* Fungus Testing Laboratory unpublished data (NCCLS M27-A2)