Microbiology Terms 1 - Microbiologi'Terms Culturing Terms...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Microbiologi'Terms #1 Culturing Terms ;l': I ''- 1. \ledia-tood (proteins, carbohydrates, lipids, and nucleic acids, salts, cofactors for enz\mes. and rr'ater) for growing microorganisms Solid i\tedia Plate Characteristics i'-) ;-) \- 2. Colonl' morphology (shape)---circular, irregular, punctiform (tiny) 3. Colonl .-1.'1'3sl6n-flat. convex (raised, bulging out), pulvinate (very convex), or umbonatc traised in the center) 4. Colonl c{.rlor--some microbes are chromogenic. colorcd piemcnt *.hile gronin-e on media: colors black. ctc. which means that they may express a may be red, yellow, green, orange, Colonl' size-will vary depending on incubation times and amount of inoculum (amount used to streak or inoculate onto media): can ftInge from 2 mm up to I cm Colony texture-moist, mucoid, or dry; their optical properties may be opaque, translucent, shiny, or dull 7. Colony margin (edge)----entire (smooth), undulate (wavy), lobate, filamentous or rhizoid (branchJike) ,st ,!V" 8.^Agar-sulfated polysaccharide polymer
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

Microbiology Terms 1 - Microbiologi'Terms Culturing Terms...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online