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Family Thermoflexaceae

Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow () only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).

Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").


Thermoflexaceae Dodsworth et al. 2014, fam. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Thermoflexus Dodsworth et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. n. Thermoflexus, type genus of the family; L. suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Thermoflexaceae, the family of the genus Thermoflexus.
Valid publication: DODSWORTH, J. A., GEVORKIAN, J., DESPUJOS, F., COLE, J. K., MURUGAPIRAN, S. K., MING, H., LI, W.-J., ZHANG, G., DOHNALKOVA, A. and HEDLUND, B. P. 2014. Thermoflexus hugenholtzii gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic, microaerophilic, filamentous bacterium representing a novel class in the Chloroflexi, Thermoflexia classis nov., and description of Thermoflexaceae fam. nov. and Thermoflexales ord. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 64, 2119-2127..
Original article in IJSEM Online