Posts Tagged ‘Malachite Green’

A piece of left over cheddar cheese  was left in the refrigerater since our last field trip a few weeks ago.  A layer of white cheese mold have been growning on the surface.

Cheese Mold under Stereo Microscope

Cheese Mold under Stereo Microscope

A very dense white/green cheese mold

Cheese Mold Malachite Green

Cheese Mold Stained with Malachite Green

Some molds were scrapped off from the cheese and shaked in a vial with 2mL water.  The mixture then stained with Malachite green.

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