Family Thioprofundaceae

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

Thioprofundaceae Kojima et al. 2017, fam. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Thioprofundum Takai et al. 2010.
Etymology: N.L. neut. n. Thioprofundum, the type genus of the family; suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Thioprofundaceae, the family of the genus Thioprofundum.
Valid publication: KOJIMA, H., WATANABE, M. and FUKUI, M. 2017. Sulfurivermis fontis gen. nov., sp. nov., a sulfur-oxidizing autotroph, and proposal of Thioprofundaceae fam. nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 67, 3458-3461.
Original article in IJSEM Online