Class Hormogoneae

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Hormogoneae Cavalier-Smith 2002, class. nov.
Type order: ¤ Nostocales Cavalier-Smith 2002.
Etymology: Gr. hormos, cord; Gr. gonos, offspring; N.L. fem. pl. n. Hormogoneae, group of bacteria which multiply by hormogonia.
Valid publication: CAVALIER-SMITH (T.): The neomuran origin of archaebacteria, the negibacterial root of the universal tree and bacterial megaclassification. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 7-76.
Original article in IJSEM Online

Note: The class Hormogoneae Cavalier-Smith 2002 is illegitimate because the type order ¤ Nostocales Cavalier-Smith 2002 is illegitimate.