Genus "Candidatus Nanogingivalis"

Name: "Candidatus Nanogingivalis" McLean et al. 2020

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Na.no.gin.gi.va’lis. Gr. masc. n. nânos, a dwarf; L. fem. n. gingiva, gum; L. masc./fem. adj. suff. -alis, suffix denoting pertaining to; N.L. masc./fem. adj. gingivalis, pertaining to the gums, gingival; N.L. masc. n. Nanogingivalis, a dwarf organism from the gums

Gender: masculine (stem: Nanogingival-)

Type species: "Candidatus Nanogingivalis gingivalis" corrig. McLean et al. 2020

Original publication: McLean JS, Bor B, Kerns KA, Liu Q, To TT, Solden L, Hendrickson EL, Wrighton K, Shi W, He X. Acquisition and Adaptation of Ultra-small Parasitic Reduced Genome Bacteria to Mammalian Hosts. Cell Rep 2020; 32:107939.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Candidatus list no. 3. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5186.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

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: "Candidatus Nanogingivalaceae" McLean et al. 2020

Assigned by: McLean JS, Bor B, Kerns KA, Liu Q, To TT, Solden L, Hendrickson EL, Wrighton K, Shi W, He X. Acquisition and Adaptation of Ultra-small Parasitic Reduced Genome Bacteria to Mammalian Hosts. Cell Rep 2020; 32:107939.

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Record number: 22829
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