MEDIA LIST


 

Malt Extract Agar

ME

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Malt-yeast Extract

MYA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 mL

Malt

10 mL

Yeast

1 mL

 

 

Malt Extract with Activated Carbon

MEAC

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Activated Carbon

1 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Peptone

MEP

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Peptone

1 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Yeast and Peptone

MYAP

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Yeast

1 g

Peptone

1 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Yeast, Peptone, and Activated Carbon

MEPYAC

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Peptone

1 g

Yeast

1 g

Activated Carbon

1 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Milo

MEM

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Ground Milo

10 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Corn

MEC

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Ground Corn

10 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Honey

MEH

 

H2O

 

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Honey

16 g

 

 

ATTC Medium 597

597

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

3.75 g

Yeast

0.3 g

Peptone

0.5 g

 

 

MYAP with Multi-vitamin

MYMP

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh ground crickets

8 g

Multi-Vitamin

0.01 g

Peptone

1 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

MYAP with elements

MYPMCZ

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Yeast

1 g

Peptone

1 g

Calcium

0.01 g

Magnesium

0.01 g

Zinc

0.01 g

 

 

MYA with CS4

CS4MY

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

3.75 g

Yeast

0.3 g

Ground Cordyceps Sinensis 4

10 g

 

 

MYA with CSG2

G2MY

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

3.75 g

Yeast

0.3 g

Ground Cordyceps Sinensis G2

10 g

 

 

Blood Worm Agar

BW

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Blood Worms

5 g

 

 

Krill Agar

KA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Krill

10 g

 

 

Fish Flake Dextrose Agar

FDA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fish Flakes

3 g

Dextrose

10 g

 

 

Meal Worm Agar

MW

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Meal Worms (ground)

10 g

Dextrose

3 g

Yeast

1 g

 

 

Fishy Wax Agar

FWA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Krill

3.3 g

Tubiflex Worms

3.3 g

Fish Flakes

3.3 g

Bee's Wax

1 g

 

 

Cat Food Agar

CFA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Cat food

10 g

 

 

Dog Food Agar

DFA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Dog food

10 g

 

 

Dr. Pollock’s Modified Agar

POLL

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Dog food

10 g

Dextrose or malt extract

2 g

 

 

Difco Heart Infusion Agar

DHA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Beef Heart Infusion from 500g

10

Tryptose

5 g

NaCl

2.5 g

 

 

Difco Charcoal Agar

DCA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Beef Heart Infusion from 500g

6 g

Peptone

5 g

NaCl

2.5 g

Soluble startch (potato starch)

5 g

Yeast

1.8 g

Norit SG

2 g

 

 

Rabbit Food Agar

RFA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Rabbit food

12.5 g

 

 

Brown Rice Rabbit Food

BRRF

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Brown Rice flour

10 g

Peptone

1 g

Crushed Rabbit food

5 g

Dextrose

1 g

 

 

Bird Seed Malt Agar

BSM

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Brown rice Flour

2.5 g

Ground Bird seed

5 g

Malt

2.5 g

Peptone

0.5 g

 

 

Milo Agar

MA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Ground milo

10 g

 

 

Milo Agar #2

MILO

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Ground milo

20 g

Yeast

1 g

 

 

Modified Sabouraud's Medium

MSM

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Barley flour

25 g

Yeast

1 g

Dextrose

5 g

Neo-peptone (optional)

2 g

 

 

Oatmeal Neo-peptone Agar

ONA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Oatmeal/oat flour

40 g

Neo-peptone (optional)

2 g

 

 

Cornmeal Dextrose Agar

CDA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Cornmeal

25 g

Dextrose

3 g

 

 

Barley Malt Extract Agar

BMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Barley flour

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Teff Flour Malt Extract Agar

TFMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Teff flour

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Garbanzo Bean Malt Extract Agar

GBMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Garbanzo bean flour

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Rice Bran Malt Extract Agar

RBMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Rice Bran

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Dark Rice Flour-Malt Extract Agar

DRMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Dark Rice flour

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Brown Rice flour-Malt Extract Agar

BRMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Brown rice flour

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Wheat Flour Malt Extract Agar

WFMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

wheat flour

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Oat Flour Malt Extract Agar

OFMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Oat flour

40 g

Malt

2 g

Yeast (optional)

1 g

 

 

Green Bean Powder Agar

GBPA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Green Bean Powder

10 g

 

 

ATCC Medium 336

336

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Diced Potatoes or

Potato Starch

150 g or

10 g

Dextrose

10 g

 

 

Potato, Ammonium citrate, Thiamin Agar

PAT

H2O

400 mL

Agar

10 g

Potato Broth

100 mL

KH2PO4

1 g

MgSO4

0.5 g

Peptone

1.5 g

Ammonium Citrate

0.5 g

Dextrose

15 g

Thiamine (B1 vitamin)

0.025 g

 

 

Potato Dextrose (Yeast) Agar

PD(Y)A

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Dextrose or

Honey/Corn syrup

7 g or

10 mL

Diced potatoes

150 g

 

 

Potato Dextrose Agar

PDA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Diced and boiled Potatoes or

Potato starch

150 g or

10 g

Dextrose

7 g

 

 

Potato Dextrose Agar

PDY

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Diced and boiled Potatoes or

Potato starch

15 g or

10 g

Dextrose

7 g

Yeast

1 g

 

For potato agars made from real potatoes label

PP so PPPDA or PPPDY for example

For long term storage/ wood decomposers

Add 10 g sawdust and label with :SD

 

 

Spore Germination Agar #1

SGA1

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Difco Cornmeal Agar

8.5 g

Glucose (Dextrose)

1 g

Yeast

0.5 g

 

 

Spore Germination Agar #2

SGA2

H2O

500 mL

Difco Cornmeal Agar

8.5 g

Glucose (Dextrose)

3.5 g

Sucrose

5 g

Yeast

0.5 g

KH2PO4

0.5 g

 

 

Spore Germination Agar #3

SGA3

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Cornmeal

10 g

Malt

0.8 g

 

 

Spore Germination Agar #4

SGA4

H2O

500 mL

Difco Cornmeal Agar

8.5 g

Glucose

1 g

Sucrose

1.5 g

Yeast

0.5 g

 

 

Malt with Activated Carbon and KOH

R7

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Epsom Salts

0.25 g

Activated Carbon

1.3 g

Malt

12.5 g

Humus

2.5 g

KOH 1%

20 mL

 

 

Organic Medium Agar

OMA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Glucose

5 g

Peptone

0.5 g

Yeast

0.05 g

KH2PO4

1 g

MgSO4x7H2O or

MgSO4

0.15 g or

0.075 g

 

 

Czapek's Medium

Czapek's

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

NaNO3

1.5 g

K2HPO4

0.5 g

MgSO4

0.25 g

KCl

0.25 g

FeSO4 or

Fe SO4x7H2O

0.0187 g or

0.0094 g

Dextrose

15 g

 

 

V8 juice Agar

V8A

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

CaCO3

1.5 g

V8 Juice

100 mL

 

 

Beef Broth Agar

BBA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Beef Broth

20 mL

Malt

5 g

Yeast

1 g

 

 

Chicken Broth Agar

CBA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Chicken Broth

20 mL

Malt

5 g

Yeast

1 g

 

 

Butternut Squash Soup Agar

BSS

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Butternut squash soup

20 mL

Malt

5 g

Yeast

1 g

 

 

Beef Yeast Agar

BYA

H2O

300 mL

Agar

10 g

Yeast

2 g

Beef Broth

200 mL

 

 

Brine Agar

BA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Brine

10 g

 

 

Sea Water Agar

SWA

H2O

125 mL

Agar

10 g

Sea Water

375 mL

Beef Extract

5 g

Peptone

5 g

 

To Make Artificial Sea Water

 

 

NaCl

14.065 g

KCl

0.385 g

CaCl2

0.60 g

MgCl2

1.275 g

NaHCO3

0.065 g

MgSO4x7H2O

1.75 g

H2O

500 mL

 

 

Nutrient Agar

NA

H2O

500 mL

Pre-mixed NA

12 g

 

 

Honey Agar

HON

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Honey

16 g

 

 

Nutrient Agar with Honey

NAH

H2O

500 mL

Pre-mixed NA

12 g

Honey

16 g

 

 

V8 and Honey

V8HEM

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Honey

16 g

V8 Juice

80 mL

Egg Shell

0.4 g

Milo

1 g

 

 

Beet Root Agar

BRA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Beet Root Supplement

3 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Spirulina Agar

SPA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Spirulina supplement

3 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Nori Agar

NorA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Nori

3 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Bean Soup Agar

BSA

H2O

400 mL

Agar

10 g

Bean Soup

100 mL

 

 

Mannitol Egg Yolk Polymyxin Agar

MYP

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Pre-mixed MYP

23 g

Clycloheximide :C

2 g

Egg Yolk Solution`

25 mL

Antibiotic vial P

4.1 mL

 

 

Water Agar

H2O

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

 

 

Fish Disease Renibacterium Salmoninarum Charcoal Agar

FDR

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Peptone

5 g

Yeast

0.3 g

L-cysteine hydrochloride

0.5 g

Activated Carbon

0.5 g

 

 

Variant #1

V1

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Dry sprouted millet

4 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #2

V2

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Dry sprouted oats

4 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #3

V3

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Live sprouted millet

8 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #4

V4

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Live sprouted oats

8 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #5

V5

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh Ground Corn

12 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

For all dry Sprouted grains: place on damp cloth (Scott towel) for about 2 days. Dry for 1 day (completely dry). Grind.

For Live sprouted grains: place on damp cloth for about two days. Grind.

 

For any fresh insect media: Freeze before grinding

 

 

Variant #6

V6

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh ground crickets

8 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #7

V7

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh ground crickets

12 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #8

V8

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh ground crickets

8 g

Fresh Ground Corn

8 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #9

V9

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh ground crickets

8 g

Fresh Ground Corn

8 g

Oyster Shell

0.8 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #10

V10

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh ground crickets

8 g

Fresh Ground Corn

8 g

Oats

8 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

For any fresh insect media: Freeze before grinding

 

 

Variant #11

V11

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Fresh Ground Corn

8 g

Oyster shell

0.8 g

Yeast

1 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Variant #12 (MYA with 2x Yeast)

(MYx2A)

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Yeast

2 g

Malt

10 g

 

Photo-bacterium medium

PBM

H2O

Bring solution up to 500 mL

Agar

10 g

Tris

4 g

NH4

0.4 g

Glycerol

0.5 g

Tryptone

5 g

Yeast

2.5 g

Sea Water aquarium salt

16.5 g

CaCo3

0.5 g

 

 

Antibiotic Agar

AB

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Levaquin :L

25 g

Doxycycline :D

25 g

Amoxicillin :A

25 g

Sefdinir :CEF

25 g

Ciprofloxacin :CIP

25 g

Azithromyacin :AZI

25 g

Cephalexin :CLX

25 g

 

 

Vermiculite Cakes

Verm Cakes

Sorghum flour (ground milo)

1 cup

H2O

1 cup

Vermiculite

2 cup

 

 

Media for Liquid Cultures

LC

H2O

500 mL

Malt

10 g

Peptone

1 g

Yeast

0.3 g

Vegetable oil

5 drops

Ground Grain (sorghum, oats, etc)

1 g

 

 

Yeast Peptone Dextrose

YPD

Agar

10 g

H2O

500 mL

Yeast

5 g

Peptone

10 g

Dextrose

10 g

 

 

Lysogeny Broth

LB

Agar

10 g

H2O

500 mL

Yeast

2.5 g

Peptone

5 g

Dextrose

10 g

 

 

Yeast Peptone Agar

YEP

Agar

10 g

H2O

500 mL

Yeast

10 g

Peptone

20 g

Tryptophan

0.32 g

 

 

Cricket Food Agar

CA

Agar

10 g

H2O

500 mL

Cricket food

20 g

 

 

Gold Fish Food Agar

GFF

Agar

10 g

H2O

500 mL

Gold Fish Food

10 g

 

 

MEDIA NOT TO USE!

 

Ovaltine

OVAL

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Ovaltine

10 g

 

 

Coffee Raw with Malt Extract

C(R)MA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malt

10 g

Raw Coffee

10 g

 

 

Dark Coffee with Malt Extract

C(D)MA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Dark Coffee Bean

10 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Nutrient Agar with Soy

NAS

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Pre-mixed NA

12 g

Soy beans

2 g

 

 

Amaranth Soy Agar

ASA

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Amaranth flour

20g

Soy flour

20 g

 

 

EntheoGenesis #442

EG442

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Malted Barley

2 g

Soy flour

10 g

Potato Flour

10 g

Brown Rice Flour

10 g

Amaranth Flour

10 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Onion

MEO

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Blended onion

10 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Malt Extract with Garlic

MEG

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Blended Galric

10 g

Malt

10 g

 

 

Tryptic Soy Agar

TSA

H2O

500 mL

Pre-mixed TSA

20 g

 

 

Nutrient Agar with Soy

NAS

H2O

500 mL

Pre-mixed NA

12 g

Soybeans

5 g

 

 

Peanut Butter Agar

PB

H2O

500 mL

Agar

10 g

Peanut Butter

5 g

 

 

Coconut Agar

CN

H2O

500 mL

Agar

1 g

Coconut milk/juice

10 g