Class Thermoflexia

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


Thermoflexia Dodsworth et al. 2014, class. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Thermoflexales Dodsworth et al. 2014.
Etymology: N.L. n. Thermoflexus, type genus of the class; L. suff. -ia, ending to denote a class; N.L. neut. pl. n Thermoflexia, the class of the order Thermoflexales.
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