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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coccus

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 ...

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Spherical bacteria are a group of bacteria with a round shape, including staphylococcus and streptococcus. There are three shapes...

blogs.scientificamerican.com/lab-rat/swirling-and-whirling-the-movement-of-spherical-bacteria

Jan 19, 2014 ... Research on bacterial movement tends to focus on the rod-shaped bacteria. With the aid of small waving flagella, each bacterial cell can push ...

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Five types of bacteria are: Coccus, Bacillus, Spirillum, Rickettsia, and Mycoplasma. ... Here are examples of bacteria that are spherical shaped (Coccus ):.

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They include Epulopiscium fishelsoni, a bacillus-shaped bacterium that is typically 80 ... The cocci are spherical or oval bacteria having one of several distinct ...

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The spiral bacteria are spirilla (singular form is spirillus) and the rod-shaped bacteria are bacilli (singular form is bacillus). The coccus (plural form is.

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Round (spherical) bacteria are referred to as cocci (singular: coccus). Elongated or rod-shaped cells are known as bacilli (singular: bacillus). Ovoid cells are ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1594593

Why should bacteria have one shape instead of another? ..... Steinberger et al. calculated that a perfectly spherical coccus contacts a planar solid with ∼17% of  ...

www.brighthub.com/science/medical/articles/114333.aspx

Feb 5, 2013 ... This article will focus on the spherical (sometimes oval) shaped bacteria. If you are talking about a single bacterium, the term is coccus, and the ...

www.microbiologyinfo.com/different-size-shape-and-arrangement-of-bacterial-cells

May 12, 2015 ... When viewed under light microscope, most bacteria appear in variations of three major shapes: the rod (bacillus), the sphere (coccus) and the ...