Name: "Candidatus Kryptonium" Eloe-Fadrosh et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’ Gr. masc. adj. kryptos, hidden; N.L. neut. n. Kryptonium, a hidden life form

Gender: neuter

Type species: "Candidatus Kryptonium thompsonii" corrig. Eloe-Fadrosh et al. 2016

Original publication: Eloe-Fadrosh EA, Paez-Espino D, Jarett J, Dunfield PF, Hedlund BP, Dekas AE, Grasby SE, Brady AL, Dong H, Briggs BR, et al. Global metagenomic survey reveals a new bacterial candidate phylum in geothermal springs. Nat Commun 2016; 7:10476.

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


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: 2

Parent taxon: [Kryptonia, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 22256
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