Svetlichny VA, Slesarev AI, Svetlichnaya TP, Zavarzin GA. Caldococcus litoralis gen. nov., sp. nov. - a new marine, extremely thermophilic sulfur-reducing archaebacterium. Mikrobiologia 1987; 56:831-838.
not validly published
preferred name (not correct name)
Pittman et al. (1991) suggested the abbreviation "CDCO" for this genus name but this does not appear to be of practical relevance any longer.Publication:
Pittman KF, Walczak CA, Lock CM. Codes and abbreviations for approved of effectively published names of genera of bacteria published from January 1980 to December 1990. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1991; 41:571-579.
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: 2