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Bacteria On Sorghum Root Tip
Photograph - Photograph
Color enhanced scanning electron micrograph of a root tip from a sorghum (Sorghum bicolor) plant with kidney bean shaped bacteria (Azospirillum brasilense) on its surface. Such nitrogen-fixing bacteria may live on the root surface or in the surrounding soil. The white, threadlike projections are root hairs.
June 1st, 2013
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