Selective and Differential Plating Procedure:
1. Obtain or pour plate of specified type of selective or differential
2. Inoculate plate using a loop, swab or hockey stick.
3. Incubate 24-48 hours at optimal growth temperature of organism
4. Observe plates for appropriate reactions
Phenylethyl alcohol agar (PEA)
Levine's eosin methylene
blue agar (EMB)