Name: Mzabimyces Saker et al. 2015

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ces. N.L. n. Mzab, an arid region named Mzab in the South of Algeria, from where the microorganism was isolated; Gr. masc. n. mykês, fungus; N.L. masc. n. Mzabimyces, a fungus of Mzab region

Gender: masculine (stem: Mzabimycet-)

Type species: Mzabimyces algeriensis Saker et al. 2015

Effective publication: Saker R, Bouras N, Zitouni A, Ghoul M, Rohde M, Schumann P, Sproer C, Sabaou N, Klenk HP. Mzabimyces algeriensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a halophilic filamentous actinobacterium isolated from a Saharan soil, and proposal of Mzabimycetaceae fam. nov. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2014; 106:1021-1030.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 166. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3763-3767.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Halopolyspora Lai et al. 2014


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1

Parent taxon: Pseudonocardiaceae Embley et al. 1989

Assigned by: Nouioui I, Carro L, Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Goodfellow M, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of the Phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:2007.

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