Genus Karukerafilum

Name: Karukerafilum Halary et al. 2024

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Karukera, is the name given to Guadeloupe by native Caribbean inhabitants before the arrival of Christopher Colombus and means island of beautiful waters; L. neut. n. filum, stands for filament; N.L. neut. n. Karukerafilum

Gender: neuter (stem: Karukerafil-)

Type species: Karukerafilum mangrovensis Halary et al. 2024

Valid publication: Halary S, Duval C, Marie B, Bernard C, Piquet B, Gros O, Bourguet-Kondracki ML, Duperron S. Genomes of nine biofilm-forming filamentous strains of Cyanobacteria (genera Jaaginema, Scytonema, and Karukerafilum gen. nov.) isolated from mangrove habitats of Guadeloupe (Lesser Antilles). FEMS Microbes 2024; 5:xtad024.

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

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: [Coleofasciculales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 45785
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