diplobacillus

diplobacillus

 [dip″lo-bah-sil´us] (pl. diplobacil´li)
A short, rod-shaped organism occurring in pairs, joined end-to-end; diplobacterium.

dip·lo·ba·cil·lus

(dip'lō-bă-sil'ŭs),
Two rod-shaped bacterial cells linked end to end.
[diplo- + bacillus]

diplobacillus

/dip·lo·ba·cil·lus/ (dip″lo-bah-sil´us) pl. diplobacil´li   a short, rod-shaped organism occurring in pairs.

dip·lo·ba·cil·lus

(dip'lō-bă-sil'ŭs)
Two rod-shaped bacterial cells linked end to end.

diplobacillus

a short, rod-shaped organism occurring in pairs; diplobacterium.
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In 1882, Von Frisch identified the causative organism, a gram-negative diplobacillus, now known as K rhinoscleromatis.
Klebsiella rhinoscleromatis is a gram-negative, encapsulated, nonmotile, diplobacillus member of the family Enterobacteriaceae.