Name: Thermomicrobium Jackson et al. 1973 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. fem. n. thermĂȘ, heat; N.L. neut. n. microbium, microbe; N.L. neut. n. Thermomicrobium, indicates a small organism living in hot environments

Type species: Thermomicrobium roseum Jackson et al. 1973 (Approved Lists 1980)

Valid publication: Jackson TJ, Ramaley RF, Meinschein WG. Thermomicrobium, a new genus of extremely thermophilic bacteria. International Journal of Systematic Bacteriology 1973; 23:28-36.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Thermomicrobiaceae Garrity and Holt 2002

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Holt JG. Family I. Thermomicrobiaceae fam. nov. In: Boone DR, Castenholz RW, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the Deeply Branching and Phototrophic Bacteria), Springer, New York, 2001, p. 447-450.

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