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InvisibleTinMan
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Possible Contam???
    #1038882 - 11/09/02 03:08 PM (14 years, 7 months ago)

My friend has a dozen jars incubating in a drawer. No sign of mycelium yet... but on one jar there are these little black things with while around them pressed up against the side of the jar. I may post pictures if it is necessary. Got any ideas what the hell it is???


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Re: Possible Contam??? [Re: TinMan]
    #1040637 - 11/10/02 11:20 AM (14 years, 7 months ago)

wait a few days, if this contamination continues, elaborate on the situation.

it usually takes around 5 days to see mycelium growing


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Re: Possible Contam??? [Re: Cow Shit Collector]
    #1041266 - 11/10/02 05:32 PM (14 years, 7 months ago)

Well, I've isolated the jar. There is a small amount of mycelium growing near the innoculation point, but it may be some type of mold because its right near the contam...


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Re: Possible Contam??? [Re: TinMan]
    #1046332 - 11/12/02 03:10 PM (14 years, 7 months ago)

Well, as of today the jar is showing growth of what looks like mycelium around the possible infected area... The rest are not showing growth, but I wouldn't expect them to since they are in at room temp. I'm not too sure what P. cubensis mycelium looks like compared to white contams and cobweb, so I can't tell if its mycelium or not... also, something else odd that I noticed. After my got his jars ready for sterilization, he ended up leaving them for 5 days without sterilization or innoculation. And after those 5 days, some kind of white contam showed up. It was fuzzy and could be mistaken for mycelium...


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Re: Possible Contam??? [Re: TinMan]
    #1046618 - 11/12/02 04:45 PM (14 years, 7 months ago)

Sounds like black pin mold to me.


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Re: Possible Contam??? [Re: New Name]
    #1047437 - 11/12/02 08:30 PM (14 years, 7 months ago)

The thing is: its specks on the glass and it hasn't changed in the past 4 days...


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Re: Possible Contam??? [Re: TinMan]
    #1049247 - 11/13/02 02:19 PM (14 years, 7 months ago)

Had a similar thing happen to me. Everyone told me to chuck the jars. But it was just clumps of spores.


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