Family Chthonomonadaceae

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Chthonomonadaceae Lee et al. 2011, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Chthonomonas Lee et al. 2011.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Chthonomonas, type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Chthonomonadaceae, family of the genus Chthonomonas).
Valid publication: LEE (K.C.Y.), DUNFIELD (P.F.), MORGAN (X.C.), CROWE (M.A.), HOUGHTON (K.M.), VYSSOTSKI (M.), RYAN (J.L.J.), LAGUTIN (K.), McDONALD (I.R.) and STOTT (M.B.): Chthonomonas calidirosea gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic, pigmented, thermophilic micro-organism of a novel bacterial class, Chthonomonadetes classis nov., of the newly described phylum Armatimonadetes originally designated candidate division OP10. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2011, 61, 2482-2490.
Original article in IJSEM Online