Rejected Name (Judicial Commission, Opinion 79 suppl.; IJSEM 64: 3599–3602).Publication:
Tindall BJ. Names at the rank of class, subclass and order, their typification and current status: Supplementary information to Opinion 79. Judicial Commission of the International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3599-3602.
The type genus "Cenarchaeum" does not appear on the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names, and has not been validly published since 1 January 1980. Consequently, Cenarchaeales Cavalier-Smith 2002 is illegitimate. — In the paper by Cavalier-Smith 2002, the type genus "Cenarchaeum" is erroneously cited as "Cenarchaeum" Preston et al. 1996.Publication:
Skerman VBD, McGowan V, Sneath PHA. Approved lists of bacterial names. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1980; 30:225-420.
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