Name: Altericista Averina et al. 2021

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Al.te.ri.cis’ta. N.L. fem. n. Altericista, another box-shaped cell; L. masc. pron. alter, another; Gr. fem. n. kistê; L. fem. n. cista, a box

Gender: feminine (stem: Altericist-)

Type species: Altericista lacusladogae Averina et al. 2021

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Averina S, Polyakova E, Senatskaya E, Pinevich A. A new cyanobacterial genus Altericista and three species, A. lacusladogae sp. nov., A. violacea sp. nov., and A. variichlora sp. nov., described using a polyphasic approach. J Phycol 2021; 57:1517-1529.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Merismopediaceae Elenkin 1933

Assigned by: Averina S, Polyakova E, Senatskaya E, Pinevich A. A new cyanobacterial genus Altericista and three species, A. lacusladogae sp. nov., A. violacea sp. nov., and A. variichlora sp. nov., described using a polyphasic approach. J Phycol 2021; 57:1517-1529.

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Record number: 1730
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