Chi.mae.re.i.cel.la. L. adj. chimaereus, of or pertaining to the Chimaera (a mythological monster with the fore part a lion, in the hinder a serpent, and in the middle a goat); L. fem. n.cella, chamber and in biology a cell; N.L. fem. n.Chimaereicella, a chimeric cell, a cell that lies between Algoriphagus and Hongiella
heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
For the type species of this genus another name is in use, which is affiliated with the genus Algoriphagus Bowman et al. 2003.Publication:
Nedashkovskaya OI, Kim SB, Kwon KK, Shin DS, Luo X, Kim SJ, Mikhailov VV. Proposal of Algoriphagus vanfongensis sp. nov., transfer of members of the genera Hongiella Yi and Chun 2004 emend. Nedashkovskaya et al. 2004 and Chimaereicella Tiago et al. 2006 to the genus Algoriphagus, and emended description of the genus Algoriphagus Bowman et al. 2003 emend. Nedashkovskaya et al. 2004. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2007; 57:1988-1994.
Chimaereicella is the correct name if this genus is regarded as a separate genus (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another genus whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority).
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2 Total number of child taxa: 2