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Scientific classification
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Betaproteobacteria
Order: Rhodocyclales
Family: Rhodocyclaceae
Genus: Ferribacterium
Cummings et al. 2000 [1]
Species: Ferribacterium limneticum[2]
Type species
Ferribacterium limneticum

Ferribacterium is a genus of bacteria from the family of Rhodocyclaceae which belongs to the class of Betaproteobacteria.[3] Up to now there is only one species of this genus known (Ferribacterium limneticum).