Thermodesulfobiaceae

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Thermodesulfobiaceae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Firmicutes
Class: Clostridia Rainey 2010
Order: Thermoanaerobacterales Wiegel 2010
Family: Thermodesulfobiaceae Mori et al. 2004
Genera

The family Thermodesulfobiaceae according to the LPSN is located within the order Thermoanaerobacterales and class Clostridia. However, according to the All-Species Living Tree Project it lies outside the clade Firmicutes and the genus Caldanaerovirga does not belong to the clade, i.e. Thermodesulfobiaceae is polyphyletic.


Phylogeny[edit]

The currently accepted taxonomy is based on the List of Prokaryotic names with Standing in Nomenclature (LPSN) [1] and National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)[2] and the phylogeny is based on 16S rRNA-based LTP release 111 by The All-Species Living Tree Project [3]



Thermodesulfobium narugense Mori et al. 2004


  Coprothermobacter

C. platensis Etchebehere et al. 1998



C. proteolyticus (Ollivier et al. 1985) Rainey and Stackebrandt 1993 (type sp.)





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