A coccus (plural cocci) is any bacterium that has a spherical, ovoid, or generally
round shape. It is one of the three distinct bacterial shapes, the other two being ...
Five types of bacteria are: Coccus, Bacillus, Spirillum, Rickettsia, and
Mycoplasma. ... Here are examples of bacteria that are spherical shaped (Coccus
Most bacteria are 0.2 um in diameter and 2-8 um in length. The three basic
bacterial shapes are coccus (spherical), bacillus (rod-shaped), and spiral (twisted
There are three basic shapes of bacteria: coccus, bacillus, and spiral. ... long, and
Thiomargarita namibiensis, a spherical bacterium between 100 and 750 µm in ...
Feb 5, 2013 ... Bacteria comes in three general shapes: spherical, rod-shaped and spiral. This
article will focus on the spherical (sometimes oval) shaped ...
May 12, 2015 ... The three basic bacterial shapes are coccus (spherical), bacillus (rod-shaped),
and spiral (twisted), however pleomorphic bacteria can assume ...
Jun 9, 2012 ... Not a huge range of shapes admittedly, but the main shapes are spherical, rod-
shaped, or spiral. Spherical bacteria make sense as a sphere is ...
Jan 19, 2014 ... Spherical cells had always been assumed to be relatively sessile, due to their
non-streamlined shape, however recent research on the bacteria ...
Cocci bacteria are spherical in shape and include Gram-positive bacteria
Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes and Streptococcus
Oct 28, 2011 ... The three most common bacterial cell shapes are cocci (spherical, from the
Greek word for seed/berry), bacilli (rod-shaped, from the Greek ...