Genus "Candidatus Manganitrophus"

Name: "Candidatus Manganitrophus" Yu and Leadbetter 2020

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’phus. L. neut. n. manganum, manganese; Gr. masc./fem. adj. trophos, feeder; N.L. masc. n. Manganitrophus, manganese feeder

Gender: masculine (stem: Manganitroph-)

Type species: "Candidatus Manganitrophus noduliformans" Yu and Leadbetter 2020

Original publication: Yu H, Leadbetter JR. Bacterial chemolithoautotrophy via manganese oxidation. Nature 2020; 583:453-458.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Candidatus list no. 3. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5186.

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: "Candidatus Manganitrophaceae" Yu et al. 2022

Assigned by: Yu H, Chadwick GL, Lingappa UF, Leadbetter JR. Comparative Genomics on Cultivated and Uncultivated Freshwater and Marine "Candidatus Manganitrophaceae" Species Implies Their Worldwide Reach in Manganese Chemolithoautotrophy. mBio 2022; 13:e0342121.

Linking: To permanently link to this page, use copied to clipboard

Record number: 28498
This LPSN page was printed on 2022-12-06 08:08:58