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Offlineneurochasm
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orange on mycelium?
    #402174 - 09/24/01 12:40 AM (16 years, 2 months ago)

i'm finding an orangish substance on a small part of my cake... is it a contam? or lack of hydration? i've never heard of anything like this before.. sorry I don't have a picture, but can I get some help?



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Re: orange on mycelium? [Re: neurochasm]
    #402195 - 09/24/01 01:04 AM (16 years, 2 months ago)

It could be rust. Then again, it could be a contamination. We cant do much help without a picture. The contamination forum probably knows more about this, check them out.



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Re: orange on mycelium? [Re: neurochasm]
    #402197 - 09/24/01 01:05 AM (16 years, 2 months ago)

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Re: orange on mycelium? [Re: neurochasm]
    #402418 - 09/24/01 11:25 AM (16 years, 2 months ago)

Even if it's rust, cut out the area showing the orange color. Rust can harbor contaminants as well. Then spray the area with a solution of water and peroxide, with a ratio of 5:1.

Edited by MattyB on 09/24/01 10:26 AM.



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Re: orange on mycelium? [Re: neurochasm]
    #402496 - 09/24/01 01:12 PM (16 years, 2 months ago)

there is a good chance that your substrate was supersaturated when you innoculated. I have found that when orange and only orange appear it is a case of too much water. be safe and remove it though, then h2o2 treatment to be mucho safe



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Re: orange on mycelium? [Re: splitopen]
    #402569 - 09/24/01 03:09 PM (16 years, 2 months ago)

is it just an orange spot, or is it a liquid beady like thing? if it's a liquid it's possible that it's a pheremone released by the myc., in either case it's bad. i believe i've read it realeases them when it's been in the jar too long.

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Re: orange on mycelium? [Re: rommstein2001]
    #402601 - 09/24/01 03:41 PM (16 years, 2 months ago)

it was a large orange blotch which was also on the paper towel that i had the cake sitting on..I cut away the mycelium that was affected by it, and then moved the cake to a different part of the aquarium.. the paper underneath is all orange. weird, huh? i'm not going to throw it out yet, as I just saw my first primordia, and i'd like to see if i can make it. is this safe?



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