Name: Natrarchaeobius Sorokin et al. 2020

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ N.L. neut. n. natron, soda, sodium carbonate, (arbitrarily derived from Arabic n. natrun or natron); N.L. pref. natr-, pertaining to soda; Gr. adj. archaios, ancient; Gr. masc. n. bios, life; N.L. masc. n. Natrarchaeobius, soda-philic archaeon

Type species: Natrarchaeobius chitinivorans Sorokin et al. 2020

Effective publication: Sorokin DY, Elcheninov AG, Toshchakov SV, Bale NJ, Damste JSS, Khijniak TV, Kublanov IV. Corrigendum to "Natrachaeobius chitinivorans gen. nov., sp. nov., and Natrarchaeobius haloalkaliphilus sp. nov., alkaliphilic, chitin-utilizing haloarchaea from hypersaline alkaline lakes" [Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 42 (2019) 309-318]. Syst Appl Microbiol 2019; 42:126003.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 191. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:1-5.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

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: 3

Parent taxon: Natrialbaceae Gupta et al. 2015

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