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Name: Phyto Starch Peptone Agar Base With CV

Size: 4X500G

Catalog no.: PHM013-4X500G

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Quantity required by litre

60.25 g


mXCP1 Medium


Firm, comparable with 1.5% Agar gel.


Store below 30°C and the prepared medium at 2 - 8°C


Cream to yellow coloued, homogeneous, free flowing powder.

Colour and Clarity of prepared medium

Yellow coloured, opalescent gel with white precipitate forms in Petri plates

Cultural Response

Cultural characteristics observed with added CNFT supplement, after an incubation at 25-30°C for 5-6 days.

Compositions (g/L)

Peptone special 10.00, Potassium bromide 10.00, Calcium chloride, anhydrous 0.25, Soluble starch 20.00, Crystal violet 0.0015, Agar 20.01


Phyto Starch Peptone Agar Base With CV is a phytopathological media, used as a semi-selective medium to detect Xanthomonas axonopodis pv.phaseoli in seeds of beans on the basis of starch hydrolysis