Tag: Kayla Smith

  • Identification of Fungi on Spotted Lanternfly

    By Kayla Smith Faculty mentor: Dr. Josephine Antwi By using the method of microscopy the identification of three unknown fungal species were determined. Crystal violet staining, lactophenol cotton blue staining, and SEM were used to collect images of unknown fungal species. It was determined that PCR is required to differentiate between the fungal species. Overall…