Genus Cymatolege

Name: Cymatolege Konstantinou and Gkelis 2021

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: The name comes from the Greek Κυματολήγη (Cymatolege) one of the 50 Nereids, daughters of Nereus, sea nymphs of Greek mythology; N.L. fem. n. Cymatolege, had the power to stop the waves of the sea

Gender: feminine (stem: Cymatoleg-)

Type species: Cymatolege spiroidea Konstantinou and Gkelis 2021

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Konstantinou D, Voultsiadou E, Panteris E, Gkelis S. Revealing new sponge-associated cyanobacterial diversity: Novel genera and species. Mol Phylogenet Evol 2021; 155:106991.

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

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: Cymatolegaceae Strunecký and Mareš 2023

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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Record number: 12001
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