Warning: In the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature, an arrow (--->) only indicates the sequence of valid publication of names and does not mean that the last name in the sequence must be used (see: Introduction).
Classification - List of genera included in the family - Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction".
Thermotogaceae Reysenbach 2002, fam. nov.
Type genus: ¤ Thermotoga Stetter and Huber 1986.
Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Thermotoga, type genus of the family; L. suff. -aceae, ending to denote a family; N.L. fem. pl. n. Thermotogaceae, the Thermotoga family.
References: VALIDATION LIST N° 85. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 2002, 52, 685-690. [REYSENBACH (A.L.): Family I. Thermotogaceae fam. nov. In: D.R. BOONE, R.W. CASTENHOLZ and G.M. GARRITY (eds): Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria), Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001, p. 370.]
Validation List N° 85 in IJSEM Online (PDF Format)
Note: In Validation List n° 85, the page numbers of the effective publication are cited as "pp. 370-387".
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