Genus Mahella

Name: Mahella Bonilla Salinas et al. 2004

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Mah.el’la. L. fem. dim. n. suff. -ella, diminutive ending; N.L. fem. dim. n. Mahella, named in honour of the American microbiologist Professor R. A. Mah, for his important contribution to the taxonomy of anaerobes

Gender: feminine (stem: Mahell-)

Type species: Mahella australiensis Bonilla Salinas et al. 2004

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Salinas MB, Fardeau ML, Thomas P, Cayol JL, Patel BK, Ollivier B. Mahella australiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a moderately thermophilic anaerobic bacterium isolated from an Australian oil well. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:2169-2173.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 54, part 6 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:551-554.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

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: [Thermoanaerobacterales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 515995
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