Name: "Ancyromonas" Kent 1881

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. fem. n. ankyra, anchor; L. fem. n. monas, unit; N.L. fem. n. Ancyromonas

Gender: feminine (stem: Ancyromonad-)

Type species: "Ancyromonas ruminantium" Certes 1889

Original publication: Kent W. A manual of the Infusoria; including a description of all known flagellate, ciliate and tentaculiferous Protozoa, British and foreign, and an account of the organisation and affinities of the sponges, Vol. I. David Bogue, London, 1881.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: synonym (and no standing)

Correct name: Selenomonas von Prowazek 1913 (Approved Lists 1980)


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: 1

Parent taxon: Selenomonadaceae Campbell et al. 2015

Assigned by: Campbell C, Adeolu M, Gupta RS. Genome-based taxonomic framework for the class Negativicutes: division of the class Negativicutes into the orders Selenomonadales emend., Acidaminococcales ord. nov. and Veillonellales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3203-3215.

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Record number: 651
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