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Table 4 Aflatoxin production and quantification among isolates

From: Distribution of indigenous strains of atoxigenic and toxigenic Aspergillus flavus and Aspergillus parasiticus in maize and peanuts agro-ecological zones of Kenya

District Sample ID Strain Species Aflatoxins Total aflatoxin conc. (ng g−1)
Msambweni MSAMRI1CRM AT A. tamarii B 4.7 × 105
Msambweni MSAVA3DG AT A. tamarii B 7.8 × 104
kibwezi KIKAT1DG L A. parasiticus B & G 4.0 × 103
Kwale KMAN2S2CRM L A. parasiticus B & G 7.8 × 104
Kwale KMWAL2S3W L A. parasiticus B & G 6.65 × 104
Kwale KMWAL1S2W L A. flavus B 5.552 × 105
Kwale KMWAL2S1CRM L A. flavus B 8.41 × 104
Makindu MAKAU2CRM L A. parasiticus B & G 1.742 × 103
Makueni MAUKA3W L A. flavus B 1.2 × 105
Makueni MMUK3DG L A. flavus B 7.8 × 104
Makueni MMUK2CRM L A. flavus B 2.4 × 104
Makueni MAUKA1CRM L A. flavus B 1.25 × 105
Makueni MANGE1DG L A. flavus B 2.45 × 104
Makueni MAU1DG L A. flavus B 7.4 × 104
Msambweni MSADZO1DG L A. parasiticus B 7.582 × 105
Msambweni MSAKI2CRM L A. flavus B 1.27 × 104
Msambweni MSAKI 3W L A. flavus B 8.1 × 105
Msambweni MSAKI2S3W L A. parasiticus B & G 9.68 × 103
Kibwezi KIKAL1CRM S A. flavus B 2.25 × 105
Kibwezi KIMIT 2W S A. parasiticus B & G 1.67 × 106
Kibwezi KIMIT3CRM S A. flavus B 4.23 × 106
Kwale KMAK2W S A. flavus B 4.65 × 106
Kwale KMWAL1S1W S A. parasiticus B 2.15 × 105
Makindu MAKAU3CRM S A. flavus B 9.157 × 105
Makueni MAUKA3CRM S A. parasiticus B 3.64 × 105
Makueni MAWA1CRM S A. flavus B 8.45 × 105
Msambweni MSAKI1S1W S A. flavus B 2.5 × 105
  1. Samples that produced no aflatoxins are not shown