Family Archaeoglobaceae

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").

For a detailed description of this taxon see Bergey’s Manual of Systematics of Archaea and Bacteria (BMSAB).


Archaeoglobaceae Huber and Stetter 2002, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Archaeoglobus Stetter 1988.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Archaeoglobus, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Archaeoglobaceae, the Archaeoglobus family.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 85. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 685-690.
Effective publication: HUBER (H.) and STETTER (K.O.): Family I. Archaeoglobaceae fam. nov. Stetter 1989, 2216. In: D.R. BOONE, R.W. CASTENHOLZ and G.M. GARRITY (editors): Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria), Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001, p. 349.
Validation List no. 85 in IJSEM Online

1 Archaeoglobaceae Huber and Stetter 2002 was previously known as "Archaeoglobaceae" Stetter 1989.
2 In Validation List no. 85, the page numbers of the effective publication are cited as "pp. 349-353".