Houston Health Department

 

DAILY POLLEN AND MOLD SPORE REPORT

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2017

TYPE
RANGE
COUNT/Cubic meter air
TREE POLLEN
LOW
10
WEED POLLEN
HEAVY
163
GRASS POLLEN
MEDIUM
10
MOLD SPORES
HEAVY
16,152

The Major Tree Pollen Counted:

Betula(Birch)
0
Pinaceae(Pine)
0
Cupressaceae (Cedar)
0
Quercus(Oak)
0
Fraxinus(Ash)
0
Ulmus (Elm)
10
Morus(Mulberry)
0
Populus(Cottonwood)
0
Platanus (Sycamore)
0
Liqudambar(Sweet Gum)
0
Carya (Hickory, Pecan)
0
Salix (Willow)
0
Acer (Maple)
0
Celtis (Hackberry)
0
Alnus (Alder)
0
Other tree Pollen/Unknown
0

 

The Major Weed Pollen Counted:

Ambrosia(Ragweed)
133
Chenopodiaceae/Amaranthaceae(Amaranth)
2
Artemisia(Sage)
0
Plantago(Plantain)
0
Asteraceae (Aster)
0
Rumex(Sheep Sorel)
0
Cyperaceae(Sedge)
8
Other weed pollen
20

The Major Mold Spores Counted:

Algae
0
 
Nigrospora
96
Alternaria
125
 
Penicillium/Aspergillus
218
Ascopores
5919  
Periconia
20
Basidiospores
488
 
Oidium/Erysiphe
4
Cercospora
269
 
Rusts
10
Cladosporium
8142
 
Smuts/ Myxomycetes
366
Curvularia
417
 
Spegazzinia
2
Dreshslera/Helminthosporium
70
 
Torula
2
Spegazzinia
2
  Pithomyces
0
Epicoccum
4
 
Tetraploa
0

*The next Pollen and Mold Spore Count report will be on Friday, September 22, 2017*

 

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