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Scientific classification
Domain: Archaea
Kingdom: Crenarchaeota
Phylum: Crenarchaeota
Class: Thermoprotei
Order: Desulfurococcales
Family: Pyrodictiaceae
Genus: Pyrolobus
Blöch, Rachel, Burggraf, Hafenbradl, Jannasch & Stetter, 1999

Pyrolobus is a genus of the Pyrodictiaceae.[1]


  1. ^ See the NCBI webpage on Pyrolobus. Data extracted from the "NCBI taxonomy resources". National Center for Biotechnology Information. Retrieved 2007-03-19. 

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Scientific journals[edit]

  • Anderson, Iain; Göker, Markus; Nolan, Matt; Lucas, Susan; Hammon, Nancy; Deshpande, Shweta et al. (1 July 2011). "Complete genome sequence of the hyperthermophilic chemolithoautotroph Pyrolobus fumarii type strain (1AT)". Standards in Genomic Sciences 4 (3): 381–392. doi:10.4056/sigs.2014648. 
  • Blochl E, Rachel R, Burggraf S, Hafenbradl D, Jannasch HW, Stetter KO (1997). "Pyrolobus fumarii, gen. and sp. nov., represents a novel group of archaea, extending the upper temperature limit for life to 113 degrees C". Extremophiles 1 (1): 14–21. doi:10.1007/s007920050010. PMID 9680332. 
  • Burggraf S, Huber H, Stetter KO (1997). "Reclassification of the crenarchael orders and families in accordance with 16S rRNA sequence data". Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 47 (3): 657–660. doi:10.1099/00207713-47-3-657. PMID 9226896. 
  • Goncalves, Luis G.; Lamosa, Pedro; Huber, Robert; Santos, Huber (2008). "Di-myo-inositol phosphate and novel UDP-sugars accumulate in the extreme hyperthermophile Pyrolobus fumarii". Extremophiles 12 (03): 383–389. doi:10.1007/s00792-008-0143-0. 

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