Name: "Candidatus Nitrosomarinus" Ahlgren et al. 2017

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’nus. L. masc. adj. nitrosus, full of natron, here intended to mean nitrous; N.L. pref. nitroso-, pertaining to nitrite (in compound words); L. masc. adj. marinus, from the sea; N.L. masc. n. Nitrosomarinus, a marine nitrous organism

Gender: masculine (stem: Nitrosomarin-)

Type species: "Candidatus Nitrosomarinus catalinensis" corrig. Ahlgren et al. 2017

Original publication: Ahlgren NA, Chen Y, Needham DM, Parada AE, Sachdeva R, Trinh V, Chen T, Fuhrman JA. Genome and epigenome of a novel marine Thaumarchaeota strain suggest viral infection, phosphorothioation DNA modification and multiple restriction systems. Environ Microbiol 2017; 19:2434-2452.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM, Parker CT, Chuvochina M, Trujillo ME. Candidatus list no. 1. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3956-4042.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)


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: Nitrosopumilaceae Qin et al. 2017

Assigned by: Rinke C, Chuvochina M, Mussig AJ, Chaumeil PA, Davin AA, Waite DW, Whitman WB, Parks DH, Hugenholtz P. A standardized archaeal taxonomy for the Genome Taxonomy Database. Nat Microbiol 2021; 6:946-959.

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