Name: "Methanoglobus" Buessecker et al. 2023

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Me.tha.no.glo.bus. N.L. masc. n. Methanoglobus, referring to the main metabolic product methane and the Latin "globus" sphere or globe, which describes the shape of the cells in this genus, typically appearing as spherical or ovoid cells

Gender: masculine (stem: Methanoglob-)

Type species: "Methanoglobus nevadensis" Buessecker et al. 2023

Original publication: Buessecker S, Chadwick GL, Quan ME, Hedlund BP, Dodsworth JA, Dekas AE. Mcr-dependent methanogenesis in Archaeoglobaceae enriched from a terrestrial hot spring. ISME J 2023; 17:1649-1659.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)

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: 3

Parent taxon: Archaeoglobaceae Huber and Stetter 2002

Assigned by: Buessecker S, Chadwick GL, Quan ME, Hedlund BP, Dodsworth JA, Dekas AE. Mcr-dependent methanogenesis in Archaeoglobaceae enriched from a terrestrial hot spring. ISME J 2023; 17:1649-1659.

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Record number: 41521
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