Sphaerobacter

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Sphaerobacter
Scientific classification
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Chloroflexi
Class: Thermomicrobia
Order: Sphaerobacterales
Family: Sphaerobacteraceae
Genus: Sphaerobacter
Demharter et al. 1989
Species

Sphaerobacter thermophilus Demharter et al. 1989

Sphaerobacter is a genus of bacteria when originally described was placed in its own subclass (Spahaerobacteridae) within the class Actinobacteria. Subsequently phylogenetic studies has now placed it in its own order Sphaerobacterales whitin the phylum Chloroflexi.[1][2]

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