Trevisan V. Carratteri di alcuni nuovi generi di Batteriacee. Atti della Accademia Fisica-Medica-Stastistica in Milano (ser 4) 1885; 3:92-107.
Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.
validly published under the ICNP, conserved name
Ruan et al. 2014
Ruan Z, Wang Y, Song J, Jiang S, Wang H, Li Y, Zhao B, Jiang R, Zhao B. Kurthia huakuii sp. nov., isolated from biogas slurry, and emended description of the genus Kurthia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:518-521.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 64, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:1459-1460. Notes:
Emendation accompanied by the proposal of 1 new species in the genus.
Breed et al. (1957) assigned this genus to the family Brevibacteriaceae Breed 1953 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
Parker CD. Genus V. Thiobacillus Beijerinck 1904. In: Breed RS, Murray EGD, Smith NR (eds), Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 7th edition, The Williams & Wilkins Co, Baltimore, 1957, p. 83-88.
De Vos et al. (2009) assigned this genus to the family Planococcaceae Krassilnikov 1949 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
Ludwig W, Schleifer K-H, Whitman WB. Class I. Bacilli class nov. In: De Vos P, Garrity GM, Jones D, Krieg NR, Ludwig W, Rainey FA, K.-H. S, Whitman WB (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 3 (The Firmicutes), Springer, New York, 2009, p. 19-20.
Kluyver and Van Niel (1936) assigned this genus to the tribe "Bacterieae".Publication:
Kluyver AJ, Van Niel CB. Prospects for a natural system of classification of bacteria. Zentralblatt für Bakteriologie, Parasitenkunde, Infektionskrankheiten und Hygiene, Abteilung II 1936; 94:369-403.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus "Bacterium" Ehrenberg 1832.Publication:
Kurth H. Über Bacterium Zopfii, eine neue Bacterienart. Berichte der Deutschen botanischen Gesellschaft 1883; 1:97-100.
This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Kurehia".
Taxonomists who have recently focused on this group are the corresponding authors of Roux et al. (2014). Editors in search of reviewers are advised to consider additional criteria such as whether a taxon is covered by one of the ICSP subcommittees.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 7 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 7 Total number of child taxa: 8