VetBact - Image Quiz

Do you recognize the bacterium below?

We'll provide a brief description of a case of bacterial infection and show you one or more pictures that represent different aspects of the bacterial species causing the infection. In most cases, you can request more pictures or other hints.

When you think you know which bacterial species we are thinking of, use the dropdown menu at the bottom of the page to submit your answer. You will get immediate feedback on your effort.

Animal species


Case description


Sample type

From faeces. Image shows suspected salmonella colonies from XLD agar and further streaked on bovine blood agar. Aerobic incubation.

Macro morphology

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Gram staining

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Can you tell which species is represented by the 2 pictures above? 2024-06-13