Name: Archaea Woese et al. 2024

Category: Domain

Proposed as: new domain

Etymology: Ar.chae’a. Gr. masc. adj. archaîos, ancient; N.L. neut. n. archaeum, denoting an archaeon, and therefore the last component in some of the names of genera currently placed in this domain; N.L. neut. pl. n. Archaea, the domain of the archaea

Type genus: Methanobacterium Kluyver and van Niel 1936 (Approved Lists 1980)

Valid publication: Goker M, Oren A. Valid publication of names of two domains and seven kingdoms of prokaryotes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2024; 74:6242.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Göker M. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 74, part 1 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2024; 74:6271.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 4
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 4
Total number of child taxa: 35

Parent taxon: None.

Assigned by: Goker M, Oren A. Valid publication of names of two domains and seven kingdoms of prokaryotes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2024; 74:6242.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use https://lpsn.dsmz.de/domain/archaeaLink copied to clipboard

Record number: 43124
This LPSN page was printed on 2024-05-30 04:27:19