Name: Macrochaete Berrendero Gómez et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Macrochaete, "macro" from Greek "large" and "chaete" meaning hair, referring to the elongated colorless hair

Gender: feminine (stem: Macrochaet-)

Type species: Macrochaete psychrophila Berrendero Gómez et al. 2016

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Berrendero Gomez E, Johansen JR, Kastovsky J, Bohunicka M, Capkova K. Macrochaete gen. nov. (Nostocales, Cyanobacteria), a taxon morphologically and molecularly distinct from Calothrix. J Phycol 2016; 52:638-655.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Calotrichaceae Cooke 1890

Assigned by: Saraf A, Suradkar A, Dawda HG, Gaysina LA, Gabidullin Y, Kumat A, Behere I, Kotulkar M, Batule P, Singh P. Phylogenetic complexities of the members of Rivulariaceae with the re-creation of the family Calotrichaceae and description of Dulcicalothrix necridiiformans gen nov., sp nov., and reclassification of Calothrix desertica. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2019; 366:0.

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Record number: 6322
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