Name: "Candidatus Nitrosoarchaeum" Blainey et al. 2011

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Type species: "Candidatus Nitrosoarchaeum limnia" Blainey et al. 2011

Original publication: Blainey PC, Mosier AC, Potanina A, Francis CA, Quake SR. Genome of a low-salinity ammonia-oxidizing archaeon determined by single-cell and metagenomic analysis. PLoS One 2011; 6:e16626.

IJSEM list: Oren A. "Candidatus list no. 0." A plea for linguistic accuracy – also for Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1085-1094.

Nomenclatural status: inaccurate spelling

Preferred name: "Candidatus Nitrosarchaeum" corrig. Blainey et al. 2011


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: 3

Parent taxon: Nitrosopumilaceae Qin et al. 2017

Assigned by: Jung MY, Islam MA, Gwak JH, Kim JG, Rhee SK. Nitrosarchaeum koreense gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic and mesophilic, ammonia-oxidizing archaeon member of the phylum Thaumarchaeota isolated from agricultural soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3084-3095.

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Record number: 248
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