Genus "Candidatus Methanoflorens"

Name: "Candidatus Methanoflorens" Mondav et al. 2014

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Me.tha.no.flo’rens. N.L. pref. methano, pertaining to methane; L. pres. part. florens, blooming, abundant; N.L. masc. n. Methanoflorens, an abundant methane-producing organism

Gender: masculine (stem: Methanoflorent-)

Type species: "Candidatus Methanoflorens stordalenmirensis" Mondav et al. 2014

Original publication: Mondav R, Woodcroft BJ, Kim EH, McCalley CK, Hodgkins SB, Crill PM, Chanton J, Hurst GB, VerBerkmoes NC, Saleska SR, et al. Discovery of a novel methanogen prevalent in thawing permafrost. Nat Commun 2014; 5:3212.

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

Subdivision:

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 Methanoflorentaceae" Mondav et al. 2014

Assigned by: Mondav R, Woodcroft BJ, Kim EH, McCalley CK, Hodgkins SB, Crill PM, Chanton J, Hurst GB, VerBerkmoes NC, Saleska SR, et al. Discovery of a novel methanogen prevalent in thawing permafrost. Nat Commun 2014; 5:3212.

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Record number: 513
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