Name: Geminobacterium Ramos et al. 2017

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Ge.mi.no.bac.te.ri.um. Gemino, similar to Geminocystis (spherical cell shape and irregular thylakoids pattern) and bacterium similar to Cyanobacterium (division in one plane shape and irregular thylakoids pattern); N.L. neut. n. Geminobacterium

Gender: neuter (stem: Geminobacteri-)

Type species: Geminobacterium atlanticum Ramos et al. 2017

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Brito A, Ramos V, Mota R, Lima S, Santos A, Vieira J, Vieira CP, Kastovsky J, Vasconcelos VM, Tamagnini P. Description of new genera and species of marine cyanobacteria from the Portuguese Atlantic coast. Mol Phylogenet Evol 2017; 111:18-34.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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: Chroococcaceae Rabenhorst 1863

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Record number: 6325
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