Name: Thiovulum Hinze 1913 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. neut. n. theion, sulfur (Latin transliteration thium); L. neut. n. ovum, egg; N.L. neut. n. Thiovulum, small sulfur egg

Gender: neuter

Type species: Thiovulum majus Hinze 1913 (Approved Lists 1980)

Original publication: Hinze G. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der farblosen Schwefelbakterien. Berichte der Deutschen Botanischen Gesellschaft 1913; 31:189-202.

IJSEM list: Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Helicobacteraceae Garrity et al. 2006

Assigned by: Garrity GM, Bell JA, Lilburn T. Family II. Helicobacteraceae fam. nov. In: Brenner DJ, Krieg NR, Staley JT, Garrity GM (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, 2nd edn, vol. 2 (The Proteobacteria), part C (The Alpha-, Beta-, Delta-, and Epsilonproteobacteria), Springer, New York, 2005, p. 1168.

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