Class Schizomycetes

Name: Schizomycetes Nägeli 1857 (Approved Lists 1980)

Category: Class

Proposed as: class. nov.

Etymology: Gr. n. schiza, cleft, fission; Gr. n. mukês -êtos, mushroom or other fungus; N.L. neut. pl. n. Schizomycetes, the class of fission fungi

Gender: neuter

Original publication: Nägeli Cv. Gesellschaften. (in Caspari, R.). Botanische Zeitung 1857; 15:749-776.

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, illegitimate name

Taxonomic status: in need of a replacement

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use copied to clipboard