Genus Enhygromyxa

Name: Enhygromyxa Iizuka et al. 2003

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’xa. Gr. adj. enhygro, growing or living in wet or moist habitats; Gr. fem. n. myxa, slime; N.L. fem. n. Enhygromyxa, slime of wet or moist habitat, that means aquatic myxobacteria

Gender: feminine (stem: Enhygromyx-)

Type species: Enhygromyxa salina Iizuka et al. 2003

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Effective publication: Iizuka T, Jojima Y, Fudou R, Tokura M, Hiraishi A, Yamanaka S. Enhygromyxa salina gen. nov., sp. nov., a slightly halophilic myxobacterium isolated from the coastal areas of Japan. Syst Appl Microbiol 2003; 26:189-196.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Validation list no. 93. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:1219-1220.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

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: Nannocystaceae Reichenbach 2006

Assigned by: Mohr KI, Moradi A, Glaeser SP, Kampfer P, Gemperlein K, Nubel U, Schumann P, Muller R, Wink J. Nannocystis konarekensis sp. nov., a novel myxobacterium from an Iranian desert. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:721-729.

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