“Shakti” Spore Swab Pack
When buying Shakti (Cubensis) spores, be aware that they’re considered “active spores” which are for microscopy purposes only. DO NOT CONTACT US ABOUT ANYTHING REGARDING CULTIVATING OR GERMINATING ACTIVE SPORES.
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When you buy Shakti spore swabs, spore visibility is dependent on the characteristics of the spores themselves. As a result, not all spore swabs will look the same visibly. Despite any visible differences, they’re still viable for microscopy research.
Shakti Spore Information
“Shakti” is a recent albino mutant of the Malabar Coast mushroom that originated in Malabar Coast, India. So there’s still a lot to learn about these mushrooms! It is characterized by its thick, large stems and its rigid caps. The caps start of as a standard convex shape, but in maturing turn into a wavy rigid thing of beauty. Both the cap and stem are very light pale and turn blue when bruised. Because of the mushrooms extremely pale fruits, the bruising is prevalent and noticeable all throughout.
The caps distinctive wavy rigid features means the spores are difficult to acquire. But no need to worry because we make sure each Shakti swab contains enough spores for easy research. This mushroom is not only newer but does not produce lots of spores making them rare! By buying these swabs you can be one of the first mycologist to own and study these spores. Overall, this mushroom is a new and fun strain that is waiting for your research!
Why Buy Our Shakti Spore Swabs?
We strive to provide you with the cleanest possible products. We make and package the all of the Shakti spore swabs in front of Laminar Flow Hoods with HEPA filters. These HEPA filters have an efficiency rating of 99.97%. Meaning that the filter removes 99.97% of particles in the air.
- Ships next business day
- Discreet packaging
- Spore swabs remain viable for a few years
- Store spore swabs in the fridge or a cool, dry place
- Do not freeze
Shakti swabs will have transparent spores proving the variety to be a true albino. It’s subellipsoid (ellipse) shaped and present on a 4-spored basidia. When spores are clear they can bruise blue leading the swab to appear blue rather than clear. Once you put them under the microscope, they will be clear.
Shakti Swab Pack Contents
Each spore swab will come with:
- 2 sterile swabs of P. Cubensis “Shakti” strain
- 1 alcohol prep pad
- 1 sticker (1 per order)