Genus "Candidatus Mikella"

Name: "Candidatus Mikella" Husnik and McCutcheon 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Mi.kel’la. N.L. fem. dim. n. Mikella, named after the Canadian biochemist Michael W. Gray for his contributions to our understanding of organelle evolution

Gender: feminine (stem: Mikell-)

Type species: "Candidatus Mikella endobia" Husnik and McCutcheon 2016

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Husnik F, McCutcheon JP. Repeated replacement of an intrabacterial symbiont in the tripartite nested mealybug symbiosis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2016; 113:E5416-E5424.

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

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)


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: 1

Parent taxon: [Gammaproteobacteria, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 22265
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