Name: "Candidatus Izimaplasma" Skennerton et al. 2016
Proposed as: Candidatus
Gr. Izima, sediment; Gr. neut. n.plasma, formed or molded, refers to the lack of cell wall; N.L. neut. n.Izimaplasma
Skennerton CT, Haroon MF, Briegel A, Shi J, Jensen GJ, Tyson GW, Orphan VJ. Phylogenomic analysis of Candidatus 'Izimaplasma' species: free-living representatives from a Tenericutes clade found in methane seeps. ISME J 2016; 10:2679-2692.
not validly published
This taxon was discussed in a meeting of a Taxonomic Subcommittee of the ICSP.Publication:
May M, Brown DR. International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes Subcommittee on the taxonomy of Mollicutes. Minutes of the closed meeting, 3rd July 2016, Brisbane, Australia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:2482-2484.