The Isolation and Characterisation of Caulobacter Species from Manawatu Water Systems.

Christine Dunnington Fenton (1994)

Dept of Microbiology and Genetics, Massey University, Palmerston North, NEW ZEALAND


Rosette Formation

Caulobacter isolate CDF23, showing rosette formation via holdfast. Christine Fenton
ATCC15252 Caulobacter crescentus type strain

Electron microscope image of CDF23. Holdfast at the end of the stalk attached to another cell (1)

Caulobacter crescentus type strain ATCC15252 Viewed using a light microscope with phase contrast under oil immersion (x1000)

Under phase contrast we see the typical crescent shaped body (1), the stalk (2), and rosette formation (3).



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