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- Malassezia furfur (Pityrosporum ovale)
- Malassezia globosa
- Malassezia symphodialis
- Malassezia silffiae
- Growth of these yeast in cultures requires special media.
- Sabouraud dextrose agar overlaid with olive oil required with incubation at 30°C.
- Colonies often difficult to distinguish in oil layer.