Colony Morphology of Bacteria Colony Shape. ... Size of the bacterial colony. ... Appearance of the colony surface. ... Consistency/Texture Color of the colonies (pigmentation) Some bacteria produce pigment when they grow in the medium e.g., green pigment produces by Pseudomonas aeruginosa, buff-colored colonies of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in L.J medium, ... Opacity of the bacterial colony. ... More items...What is the difference between bacterial and fungal colony?
The key difference between bacterial and fungal colonies is that bacterial colonies are visible masses of bacterial cells arising from single bacterial cells while fungal colonies are visible masses of fungi arising from a single spore or mycelial fragment.What are common colonies of bacteria?
The common cellular shapes and colonies of bacteria are coccus, bacillus and spirillum. #4 Describe the cellular structures of bacteria. The cellular structures of bacteria are that it has a capsule and it looks like gummy complex of carbs.What types of bacteria are in the colon?
The main types of bacteria in the colon are obligate anaerobes, and the most abundant bacteria are members of the genus Bacteroides, anaerobic gram-positive cocci, such as Peptostreptococcus sp., Eubacterium sp., Lactobacillus sp., and Clostridium sp.