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Photomicrograph of satellite colonies of A paragallinarum after culture on blood agar
Photomicrograph of satellite colonies of  <i >A paragallinarum</i>  after culture on blood agar
Photomicrograph of satellite colonies of A paragallinarum after culture on blood agar

When cultured on blood agar with a staphylococcal nurse colony that excretes V-factor, satellite colonies of A paragallinarum appear as dewdrop shapes, growing adjacent to the nurse colony.

Courtesy of Dr. E. Soriano-Vargas.