Order Thermolithobacterales

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Thermolithobacterales Sokolova et al. 2007, ord. nov. (Type order of the class ¤ Thermolithobacteria Sokolova et al. 2007).
Type genus: ¤ Thermolithobacter Sokolova et al. 2007.
Etymology: N.L. masc. n. Thermolithobacter, type genus of the order; N.L. suff. -ales, ending denoting an order; N.L. fem. pl. n. Thermolithobacterales, the order of Thermolithobacter.
Valid publication: Validation List no. 116. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1371-1373.
Effective publication: SOKOLOVA (T.), HANEL (J.), ONYENWOKE (R.U.), REYSENBACH (A.L.), BANTA (A.), GEYER (R.), GONZÁLEZ (J.M.), WHITMAN (W.B.) and WIEGEL (J.): Novel chemolithotrophic, thermophilic, anaerobic bacteria Thermolithobacter ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Thermolithobacter carboxydivorans sp. nov. Extremophiles, 2007, 11, 145-157.
Validation List no. 116 in IJSEM Online - Effective publication Online

Note: In the protologue of the effective publication, the nomenclatural type is erroneously cited as Thermolithobacteraceae.
Reference: LISTS EDITOR, IJSEM: Validation List no. 116 (footnote ¶¶¶). Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2007, 57, 1371-1373.
Validation List no. 116 in IJSEM Online