Etymology:N.L. fem. pl. n.Thiovulgaceae, is derived from thio meaning ‘sulphur’ and vulgar meaning ‘of, pertaining to, common’, forming Thiovulga meaning ‘pertaining to sulphur’; L. fem. pl. n. suff.-aceae, ending to denote a family
Campbell BJ, Engel AS, Porter ML, Takai K. The versatile epsilon-proteobacteria: key players in sulphidic habitats. Nat Rev Microbiol 2006; 4:458-468.
not validly published
A nomenclatural type has not been designated.
The BRCs most frequently used for deposits in this group are: DSM: 1; JCM: 1; NBRC: 1.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 0 Total number of child taxa: 1