Name: Moorena Engene and Tronholm 2019

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: N.L. fem. n. Moorena, in memory of the eminent natural products chemist Professor Richard E. Moore (1933- 2007), the name is feminine and is formed entirely in accordance with Art. 20.1 (Shenzhen Code; Turland et al. 2018) by addition of the arbitrary suffix “-na”

Gender: feminine (stem: Mooren-)

Type species: Moorena producens Engene and Tronholm 2019

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Tronholm A, Engene N. Moorena gen. nov., a valid name for "Moorea Engene & al." nom. inval. (Oscillatoriaceae, Cyanobacteria). Notulae Algarum 2019; 122:1-2.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Coleofasciculaceae Komárek et al. 2014

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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