Ferribacterium limneticum

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Ferribacterium limneticum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Proteobacteria
Class: Betaproteobacteria
Order: Rhodocyclales
Family: Rhodocyclaceae
Genus: Ferribacterium
Species: F. limneticum
Cummings et al. 2000[1]
Binomial name
Ferribacterium limneticum
Cummings et al. 2000[2]
Type strain
ATCC 700589, CdA-1[3]

Ferribacterium limneticum is a gram negative, obligately anaerobe, Fe(III)-reducing, motil bacterium from the genus of Azonexus which was isolated from mining impacted lake sediments.[4][5][6]


  1. ^ LSPN bacterio.net
  2. ^ LSPN bacterio.net
  3. ^ Straininfo of Ferribacterium limneticum
  4. ^ Mikrobiologie von Böden: Biodiversität, Ökophysiologie und Metagenomik, Springer, ISBN 3642008232
  5. ^ springer.com
  6. ^ UniProt