28720C

28720C
Caption: Aerococcus urinaeequi - coccoid, Gram-positive, facultative anaerobic prokaryote (bacterium). Aerococcus urinaeequi formerly known as Pediococcus urinaeequi are alkaline tolerant, lactic acid bacteria, characterized by coccoid cells that divide alternately in two planes (at right angles) to form tetrads. They are chemoorganotrophs, requiring a rich medium for growth.
Magnification*: x2,200
Type: SEM
Copyright 2008 Dennis Kunkel Microscopy, Inc.
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