Name DOI
Hugenholtz and Stackebrandt 2004
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
Hugenholtz and Stackebrandt 2004
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(one of the contained orders)
No nomenclatural type has been designated for this class.
Proper Form
Dehalococcoidetes Hugenholtz and Stackebrandt 2004
Nomenclatural History
The class Dehalococcoidetes was originally proposed by Hugenholtz and Stackebrandt 2004.
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This information was last reviewed on March 21, 2011.


  1. Hugenholtz P, Stackebrandt E. Reclassification of Sphaerobacter thermophilus from the subclass Sphaerobacteridae in the phylum Actinobacteria to the class Thermomicrobia (emended description) in the phylum Chloroflexi (emended description). Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:2049-2051. [PubMed].