Name: "Chakia" Komárková et al. 2013

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Chak’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Chakia, The genus has been named after Chak, the Mayan God of rain.

Gender: feminine (stem: Chaki-)

Type species: "Chakia ciliosa" Komárková et al. 2013

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Komárková J, Zapomělová E, Komárek J. Chakia (cyanobacteria), a new heterocytous genus from Belizean marshes identified on the basis of the 16S rRNA gene. Fottea 2013; 13:227-233.

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: Scytonemataceae Frank 1886

Assigned by: Komárek J, Kaštovský J, Mareš J, Johansen JR. Taxonomic classification of cyanoprokaryotes (cyanobacterial genera) 2014, using a polyphasic approach. Preslia 2014; 86:295-335.

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Record number: 6257
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