Peter Oei (ECO Consult)
poei at telebyte.nl
Sat Nov 18 19:49:14 EST 1995
roland at heather.greatbasin.com (Roland Blais) wrote:
>Would sterile bovine excrement (ie fertilizer) be a suitable growth
>medium for corporophylic fungi?
>Also, can anybody suggest a suitable growth medium for Mycena Chlorphos?
In a sense the most common cultivated mushroom (Agaricus bisporus) is a
coprofylic fungus too. It grows very well on standard PDA or maltagar. I
have conducted experiments with Bolbitius vitellinus and it also grows
quite well on a standard malt agar.
If the standard recipes don't work, you can try to boil some of the
natural substrate and use the filtered broth. Add some agar and just try.
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