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Acidimicrobium ferrooxidans.jpg
Scientific classification
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Actinobacteria
Class: Actinobacteria
Subclass: Acidimicrobidae
Order: Acidimicrobiales
Family: Acidimicrobiaceae
Genus: Acidimicrobium
Clark & Norris 1996
Species: A. ferrooxidans
Binomial name
Acidimicrobium ferrooxidans

Acidimicrobium is a genus of Actinobacteria, given its own subclass (Acidimicrobidae). A single species, A. ferrooxidans, has been described.


Stackebrandt E, Rainey FA, Ward-Rainey NL (1997). "Proposal for a new hierarchic classification system, Actinobacteria classis nov.". International Journal of Systematic Microbiology. 47: 479–491.