Motile spiral bacterium. No flagella are evident. Bacteria with this shape are often found in sediments and in gelatinous environments. Phase contrast micrograph.
Image by B. L. Dicks and D. J. Patterson Image copyright: D. J. Patterson, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Microbes of Mono Lake
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