Name: "Candidatus Captivus" Baker et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Cap.ti’vus. L. masc. n. Captivus, prisoner

Type species: "Candidatus Captivus acidiprotistae" Baker et al. 2003

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Baker BJ, Hugenholtz P, Dawson SC, Banfield JF. Extremely acidophilic protists from acid mine drainage host Rickettsiales-lineage endosymbionts that have intervening sequences in their 16S rRNA genes. Appl Environ Microbiol 2003; 69:5512-5518.

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


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 Paracaedibacteraceae" Hess et al. 2016

Assigned by: Hess S, Suthaus A, Melkonian M. "Candidatus Finniella" (Rickettsiales, Alphaproteobacteria), Novel Endosymbionts of Viridiraptorid Amoeboflagellates (Cercozoa, Rhizaria). Appl Environ Microbiol 2016; 82:659-670.

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Record number: 21746