Thiotrichales

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Thiotrichales
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Thiomargarita namibiensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom:
Phylum:
Class:
Gamma Proteobacteria
Order:
Thiotrichales
Families

Thiotrichaceae
Piscirickettsiaceae
Francisellaceae

Thiotrichales is a large order of Bacteria. That includes Francisella tularensis in the cause of Tularemia and Thiomargarita nambiensis, the largest known bacterium.