Name: "Candidatus Cyrtobacter" Vannini et al. 2010

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’ter. Gr. masc. adj. kyrtos, humped; N.L. masc. n. bacter, a rod; N.L. masc. n. Cyrtobacter, a humped rod

Gender: masculine (stem: Cyrtobacter-)

Type species: "Candidatus Cyrtobacter comes" Vannini et al. 2010

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Vannini C, Ferrantini F, Schleifer KH, Ludwig W, Verni F, Petroni G. "Candidatus anadelfobacter veles" and "Candidatus cyrtobacter comes," two new rickettsiales species hosted by the protist ciliate Euplotes harpa (Ciliophora, Spirotrichea). Appl Environ Microbiol 2010; 76:4047-4054.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM, Parker CT, Chuvochina M, Trujillo ME. Candidatus list no. 1. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3956-4042.

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: 2

Parent taxon: "Candidatus Midichloriaceae" Montagna et al. 2013

Assigned by: Boscaro V, Petroni G, Ristori A, Verni F, Vannini C. "Candidatus Defluviella procrastinata" and "Candidatus Cyrtobacter zanobii", two novel ciliate endosymbionts belonging to the "Midichloria clade". Microb Ecol 2013; 65:302-310.

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Record number: 21753
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