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Streptococcus Pyogenes Cocci (GR+) [Aerotolerant]
Mycoplasma Pneumoniae Cocci (No Cell Wall) [Facultative Anaerobe]
Bordetella Pertussis Coccobacillus (GR-) [Obligare Aerobe]
Haemophilus Influenza Coccobacillus (GR-) [Facultative Anaerobe]
Clostridium Tetani Bacilli (GR+) [Obligate Anaerobe]
Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Bacilli (Special Cell Wall) [Obligate Aerobe]
Escherichia Coli Bacilli (GR-) [Facultative Anaerobe]
Treponema Pallidum Spirilla (GR-) [Microaerophiles]
Borrelia Burgdorferi Spirilla (GR-) [Microaerophiles]
Gram Staining Agents Crystal Violet, Iodine, Alcohol, Safranin (Acid-Fast bacteria end up pink)
GR+ One Membrane (Purple)
GR- Two Membranes (Pink)
Acid-Fast Agents Heat + Carbol Fuchsin, Acid Alcohol, Methylene Blue
Acid-Fast Red
Non-Acid-Fast Blue
Obligate Aerobe Must have Oxygen for metabolism
Facultatie Aerobe Does not require Oxygen for metabolism, but prefers it
Microaerophile Must have a specific, intermediate Oxygen concentration for metabolism
Aerotolerant Does not have a specific Oxygen requirement for metabolism
Obligate Anaerobe Cannot have Oxygen for metabolism
Created by: Cyndi1087