Name: "Candidatus Limnocylindria" Mehrshad et al. 2018

Category: Class

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’dri.a. N.L. masc. n. Limnocylindrus, a Candidatus genus; N.L. neut. n. suff. -ia, ending to denote a class; N.L. neut. pl. n. Limnocylindria, the Limnocylindrus class

Gender: neuter

Type order: "Candidatus Limnocylindrales" Mehrshad et al. 2018

Original publication: Mehrshad M, Salcher MM, Okazaki Y, Nakano SI, Simek K, Andrei AS, Ghai R. Hidden in plain sight-highly abundant and diverse planktonic freshwater Chloroflexi. Microbiome 2018; 6:176.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Candidatus list no. 2. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:4671.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published


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: 2

Parent taxon: "Chloroflexi" Garrity and Holt 2001

Assigned by: Rodriguez-R LM, Tsementzi D, Luo C, Konstantinidis KT. Iterative subtractive binning of freshwater chronoseries metagenomes identifies over 400 novel species and their ecologic preferences. Environ Microbiol 2020; 22:3394-3412.

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