homotypic synonym, not validly published, distinct rank
The authority of the taxon name (Zillig) deliberately differs from the authors of the publication (Zillig et al.).
Complete authorship reads: Zillig 1988 in Zillig, Holz, Klenk, Trent, Wunderl, Janekovic, Imsel and Haas 1987.
The name Pyrococcus woesei must be attributed to Zillig 1988 (in Zillig, Holz, Klenk, Trent, Wunderl, Janekovic, Imsel and Haas) not to Zillig et al. 1988 as cited in Validation List no. 24.Publication:
Stetter KO, Huber H. Genus II. Pyrococcus Fiala and Stetter 1986b, 573VP (Effective publication Fiala and Stetter 1986a, 60). 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. 346-348.