Gram Negative Coccobacilli
Satellitism is seen in
a. Satellitism is can be demonstrated with H. influenzae.
b. When Staph aureus is across a plate of blood agar on which a specimen containing H. influenzae has been inoculated, after' overnite incubation, the colonies of H. influenae will be large and well developed alongside the streak of suphylococcus, and smaller farther away. This phenomenon is cal1ed SATELLITISM.