Myxococcus xanthus bacteria, SEM

Myxococcus xanthus bacteria, SEM

C006/6645 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 50.4MB

Downloadable file size: 2.1MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Myxococcus xanthus bacteria, coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM). M. xanthus is a rod shaped gram-negative bacterium that resides in the soil and feeds on other species of bacteria. It is found as single-species clusters, called swarms, which act as a collective unit and show coordinated movement in response to environmental cues. Magnification: x25000 when printed 10cm wide.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: bacteria, bacterial, bacteriology, bacterium, biofilm, collective behaviour, coloured, distributed system, false-coloured, gram-negative, medical, medicine, micro-organisms, microbe, microbes, microbiological, microbiology, myxobacteria, myxobacterium, myxococcus xanthus, predatory, proteobacteria, rod-shaped, saprophytic, scanning electron micrograph, scanning electron microscope, sem, swarm

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.