Biology:Thermoanaerobacterales Family IV

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Thermoanaerobacterales Family IV is a family of rod-shaped, motile bacteria in the order Thermoanaerobacterales of the phylum Firmicutes.[1]

These microorganisms are spore-forming, anaerobic and moderately thermophilic (growing at optimal temperatures about 50°C) and stain Gram-positive.

Because of uncertainty in the taxonomic assignment of its members, this family is referred to as "Incertae sedis".[1]

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