Name: "Candidatus Electrothrix" Trojan et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: E.lec’tro.thrix Gr. neut. n. electron, amber (which is the origin of the term electric); Gr. fem. n. thrix, hair; N.L. fem. n. Electrothrix, electric hair

Gender: feminine

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Trojan D, Schreiber L, Bjerg JT, Boggild A, Yang T, Kjeldsen KU, Schramm A. A taxonomic framework for cable bacteria and proposal of the candidate genera Electrothrix and Electronema. Syst Appl Microbiol 2016; 39:297-306.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

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: 2

Parent taxon: Desulfobulbaceae Kuever et al. 2006

Assigned by: Trojan D, Schreiber L, Bjerg JT, Boggild A, Yang T, Kjeldsen KU, Schramm A. A taxonomic framework for cable bacteria and proposal of the candidate genera Electrothrix and Electronema. Syst Appl Microbiol 2016; 39:297-306.

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