Genus "Candidatus Korarchaeum"

Name: "Candidatus Korarchaeum" Elkins et al. 2008

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’um. Gr. masc. n. koros, young man; N.L. neut. n. archaeum, archaeon; N.L. neut. n. Korarchaeum, young archaeon because of the early divergence of the group

Gender: neuter (stem: Korarchae-)

Type species: "Candidatus Korarchaeum cryptofilum" Elkins et al. 2008

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Elkins JG, Podar M, Graham DE, Makarova KS, Wolf Y, Randau L, Hedlund BP, Brochier-Armanet C, Kunin V, Anderson I, et al. A korarchaeal genome reveals insights into the evolution of the Archaea. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2008; 105:8102-8107.

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: preferred name (not correct name)


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: "Candidatus Korarchaeaceae" Rinke et al. 2021

Assigned by: Rinke C, Chuvochina M, Mussig AJ, Chaumeil PA, Davin AA, Waite DW, Whitman WB, Parks DH, Hugenholtz P. A standardized archaeal taxonomy for the Genome Taxonomy Database. Nat Microbiol 2021; 6:946-959.

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Record number: 21779
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