Taxon DOI
Busse et al. 2002 emend. Mergaert et al. 2003
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Taxonomy [1980-2016]
Incertae sedis taxa are placed using SOSCC (Garrity and Lilburn 2008)
Taxon RecordName Record
Christensen and Cook 1978 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
Busse et al. 2002
Mergaert et al. 2003
Wang et al. 2014
Mergaert et al. 2003
Alves et al. 2003
Kim et al. 2006
Digital Object Identifier
Type Status
The taxonomic placement of this genus within the root Universal Root.

  Woese et al. 1990
  Woese et al. 1990
  Garrity et al. 2005
  Garrity et al. 2005 emend. Williams and Kelly 2013
  Christensen and Cook 1978 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
  Christensen and Cook 1978 (Approved Lists 1980) emend. Naushad et al. 2015
  Busse et al. 2002 emend. Mergaert et al. 2003

The taxonomy from the rank of class and below is based upon currently published taxonomic opinion. For a complete taxonomy, refer to The Taxonomic Outline of Bacteria and Archaea, Release 7.7.
Taxon Statistics
Based on the method of Garrity and Lilburn (2008).
Microbial Earth
When referring to this Abstract, please use its Digital Object Identifier and cite NamesforLife.
Taxon Abstract for the genus Thermomonas Busse et al. 2002 emend. Mergaert et al. 2003. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved December 12, 2017.
This information was last reviewed on August 7, 2014.


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