Genus Compactococcus

Name: Compactococcus Jung et al. 2021

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Compacto, from Latin “compact”; N.L. masc. n. coccus, from Latin “rounded cell”; N.L. masc. n. Compactococcus, describing the equal rectangular pattern formed by the subcolonies

Gender: masculine (stem: Compactococc-)

Type species: Compactococcus sarcinoides Jung et al. 2021

Valid publication: Jung P, Brust K, Schultz M, Budel B, Donner A, Lakatos M. Opening the Gap: Rare Lichens With Rare Cyanobionts - Unexpected Cyanobiont Diversity in Cyanobacterial Lichens of the Order Lichinales. Front Microbiol 2021; 12:728378.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: [Chroococcidiopsidales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 22840
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