Slobodkin A, Reysenbach AL, Strutz N, Dreier M, Wiegel J. Thermoterrabacterium ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a thermophilic anaerobic dissimilatory Fe(III)-reducing bacterium from a continental hot spring. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1997; 47:541-547.
Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 47, part 2 of the IJSB. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1997; 47:917-919.
validly published under the ICNP
heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Boone et al. (2001) assigned this genus to the family Peptococcaceae Rogosa 1971 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
Garrity GM, Holt JG. The Road Map to the Manual. In: Boone DR, Castenholz RW, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, second edition, vol. 1 (The Archaea and the deeply branching and phototrophic Bacteria), Springer-Verlag, New York, 2001, p. 119-166.
For the type species of this genus another name is in use, which is affiliated with the genus Carboxydothermus Svetlichny et al. 1991.Publication:
Slobodkin AI, Sokolova TG, Lysenko AM, Wiegel J. Reclassification of Thermoterrabacterium ferrireducens as Carboxydothermus ferrireducens comb. nov., and emended description of the genus Carboxydothermus. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:2349-2351.
This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Themnoterrahacterium"; "Themtoterrabacterium"; "Thennoterrabacterium".
The e-mail address of the corresponding author given in the effective publication is not functional any more.
Thermoterrabacterium is the correct name if this genus is regarded as a separate genus (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another genus whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority).
The BRCs most frequently used for deposits in this group are: VKM: 1; DSM: 1.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1 Total number of child taxa: 1