Genus "Candidatus Darwinimonas"

Name: "Candidatus Darwinimonas" Gilroy et al. 2022

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Dar.win.i.mo.nas. N.L. gen. masc. n. darwini, derived from the Latinised family name of Charles Darwin [incorrectly formed: darwinii]; L. fem. n. monas, unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Darwinimonas, a microbe named in honour of Charles Darwin, British scientist who proposed the theory of evolution by natural selection

Gender: feminine (stem: Darwinimonad-)

Type species: "Candidatus Darwinimonas equi" Gilroy et al. 2022

Original publication: Gilroy R, Leng J, Ravi A, Adriaenssens EM, Oren A, Baker D, La Ragione RM, Proudman C, Pallen MJ. Metagenomic investigation of the equine faecal microbiome reveals extensive taxonomic diversity. PeerJ 2022; 10:e13084.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)

Subdivision:

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: Lachnospiraceae Rainey 2010

Assigned by: Gilroy R, Leng J, Ravi A, Adriaenssens EM, Oren A, Baker D, La Ragione RM, Proudman C, Pallen MJ. Metagenomic investigation of the equine faecal microbiome reveals extensive taxonomic diversity. PeerJ 2022; 10:e13084.

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Record number: 35762
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