Genus "Candidatus Lunaplasma"

Name: "Candidatus Lunaplasma" Zinke et al. 2021

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’ma L. fem. n. luna, moon; from L. fem. n. luna; Gr. neut. n. plasma, something formed or molded, a form; N.L. neut. n. Lunaplasma

Gender: neuter

Type species: "Candidatus Lunaplasma lacustris" Zinke et al. 2021

Original publication: Zinke LA, Evans PN, Santos-Medellin C, Schroeder AL, Parks DH, Varner RK, Rich VI, Tyson GW, Emerson JB. Evidence for non-methanogenic metabolisms in globally distributed archaeal clades basal to the Methanomassiliicoccales. Environ Microbiol 2021; 23:340-357.

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: 1

Parent taxon: [Lunaplasmatales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 15208