Name: "Candidatus Fritschea" Everett et al. 2005

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Frit’sche.a. N.L. fem. n. Fritschea, after Thomas R. Fritsche, American physician and parasitologist, whose studies initiated a major change in our perception of the natural history and diversity of the Chlamydiae

Gender: feminine (stem: Fritsche-)

Type species: "Candidatus Fritschea bemisiae" Everett et al. 2005

Original publication: Everett KD, Thao M, Horn M, Dyszynski GE, Baumann P. Novel chlamydiae in whiteflies and scale insects: endosymbionts 'Candidatus Fritschea bemisiae' strain Falk and 'Candidatus Fritschea eriococci' strain Elm. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:1581-1587.

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

Taxonomic status: synonym (and no standing)

Preferred name: "Candidatus Fritschea" Thao et al. 2003


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: Simkaniaceae Everett et al. 1999

Assigned by: Thao ML, Baumann L, Hess JM, Falk BW, Ng JC, Gullan PJ, Baumann P. Phylogenetic evidence for two new insect-associated Chlamydia of the family Simkaniaceae. Curr Microbiol 2003; 47:46-50.

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Record number: 521639
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