Name DOI
Gössner et al. 2000
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Gössner et al. 2000
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
Gössner et al. 2000
Proper Form
Thermicanus Gössner et al. 2000
Nomenclatural History
The genus Thermicanus was originally proposed by Gössner et al. 1999. This name became validly published when it appeared on Validation List No. 73 in 2000.
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This information was last reviewed on April 17, 2009.


  1. List Editor. Validation of publication of new names and new combinations previously effectively published outside the IJSEM. Validation List no. 73. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:423-424. [PubMed].
  2. Gössner AS, Devereux R, Ohnemüller N, Acker G, Stackebrandt E, Drake HL. Thermicanus aegyptius gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from oxic soil, a fermentative microaerophile that grows commensally with the thermophilic acetogen Moorella thermoacetica. Appl Environ Microbiol 1999; 65:5124-33. [PubMed].