Genus "Candidatus Kapaibacterium"

Name: "Candidatus Kapaibacterium" corrig. Kantor et al. 2015

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Ka.pa.i.bac.te’ri.um. Kapa, based on Motse Kapa, the name of Cape Town in the Sesotho language; N.L. neut. n. bacterium, a rod; N.L. neut. n. Kapaibacterium, a rod from Cape Town

Gender: neuter (stem: Kapaibacteri-)

Type species: "Candidatus Kapaibacterium thiocyanatum" corrig. Kantor et al. 2015

Original publication: Kantor RS, van Zyl AW, van Hille RP, Thomas BC, Harrison ST, Banfield JF. Bioreactor microbial ecosystems for thiocyanate and cyanide degradation unravelled with genome-resolved metagenomics. Environ Microbiol 2015; 17:4929-4941.

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

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: 1

Parent taxon: [Kapaibacteria, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 21936
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