Genus "Candidatus Azobacteroides"

Name: "Candidatus Azobacteroides" Hongoh et al. 2008

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: A.zo.bac.te.ro’i.des. N.L. neut. n. azotum, nitrogen; from French masc. n. azote, nitrogen; from Gr. pref. a-, not (inseparable prefix); from Gr. fem. n. zôê, life; from N.Gr. fem. n. azôê, not sustaining life; N.L. masc. n. Bacteroides, a bacterial genus; N.L. neut. n. Azobacteroides, a nitrogen (fixing) Bacteroides

Gender: neuter (stem: Azobacteroid-)

Original publication: Hongoh Y, Sharma VK, Prakash T, Noda S, Toh H, Taylor TD, Kudo T, Sakaki Y, Toyoda A, Hattori M, et al. Genome of an endosymbiont coupling N2 fixation to cellulolysis within protist cells in termite gut. Science 2008; 322:1108-1109.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM, Parker CT, Chuvochina M, Trujillo ME. Candidatus list no. 1. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3956-4042.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)

Subdivision:

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: "Candidatus Azobacteroidaceae" Chuvochina et al. 2023

Assigned by: Chuvochina M, Mussig AJ, Chaumeil PA, Skarshewski A, Rinke C, Parks DH, Hugenholtz P. Proposal of names for 329 higher rank taxa defined in the Genome Taxonomy Database under two prokaryotic codes. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2023; 0:0.

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Record number: 21134
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