Product Code TM 556
Staphylococci are generally found on the skin and mucous membranes of humans and other animals. Micrococci are found in the environment and as transient members of the microflora on the skin of humans and other mammals. Ammonium Phosphate Agar was formulated by Hucher for detecting microorganisms that can utilize ammonium phosphate as a source of nitrogen. This medium is particularly useful during the differentiation of Micrococci from Staphylococci.
for detection of the ability of microorganisms to utilize ammonium phosphate as nitrogen source