Name DOI
corrig. Ward et al. 2017
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Ward et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(one of the contained orders)
Ward et al. 2017
Proper Form
Thermofontia corrig. Ward et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The class Thermofontia was originally proposed by Ward et al. 2017. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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  1. Oren A, Garrity GM, Parker CT, Chuvochina M, Trujillo ME. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3956-4042. [PubMed].
  2. Ward LM, Hemp J, Shih PM, McGlynn SE, Fischer WW. "Chapter 3. A complex history of phototrophy revealed by novel Chloroflexi lineages." California Institute of Technology, 2017, p. 84-130.