Name DOI
Zayulina et al. 2021
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Zayulina et al. 2021
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(genus on whose name the name of this taxon is based)
Zillig et al. 1983 emend. Toshchakov et al. 2015
Proper Form
Thermofilales Zayulina et al. 2021
Nomenclatural History
The order Thermofilales was originally proposed by Zayulina et al. 2021. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 202 in 2021.
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This information was last reviewed on September 22, 2021.


  1. Zayulina KS, Elcheninov AG, Toshchakov SV, Kochetkova TV, Novikov AA, Blamey JM, Kublanov IV. Novel hyperthermophilic crenarchaeon Infirmifilum lucidum gen. nov. sp. nov., reclassification of Thermofilum uzonense as Infirmifilum uzonense comb. nov. and assignment of the family Thermofilaceae to the order Thermofilales ord. nov. Syst Appl Microbiol 2021; 44:126230-126230. [PubMed].
  2. Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation List No. 202. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:.