Name: Cephalothrix Malone et al. 2015

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Ce.pha’lo.thrix Gr. fem. n. cephale, head; Gr. fem. n. thrix, hair; N.L. fem. n. Cephalothrix, hair-like capitate organism

Gender: feminine

Type species: Cephalothrix komarekiana Malone et al. 2015

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Malone CFS, Rigonato J, Laughinghouse HD, Schmidt ÉC, Bouzon ZL, Wilmotte A, Fiore MF, Sant'Anna CL. Cephalothrix gen. nov. (Cyanobacteria): towards an intraspecific phylogenetic evaluation by multilocus analyses. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 2015; 65:2993-3007.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: [Oscillatoriaceae]

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