Name: "Moorea" Engene et al. 2012

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Mo.o.re’a. N.L. fem. n. Moorea, in memory of Professor Richard E. Moore

Gender: feminine (stem: Moore-)

Type species: "Moorea producens" Engene et al. 2012

Original publication: Engene N, Rottacker EC, Kastovsky J, Byrum T, Choi H, Ellisman MH, Komarek J, Gerwick WH. Moorea producens gen. nov., sp. nov. and Moorea bouillonii comb. nov., tropical marine cyanobacteria rich in bioactive secondary metabolites. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2012; 62:1171-1178.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Correct name: Moorena Engene and Tronholm 2019

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: Oscillatoriaceae Engler 1898

Assigned by: Komárek J, Kaštovský J, Mareš J, Johansen JR. Taxonomic classification of cyanoprokaryotes (cyanobacterial genera) 2014, using a polyphasic approach. Preslia 2014; 86:295-335.

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Record number: 521860
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