Name: Nitrososphaera Stieglmeier et al. 2014

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Ni.tro.so.sphae’ra. L. masc. adj. nitrosus, full of natron, here intended to mean nitrous; Gr. fem. n. sphaîra, a ball, sphere; N.L. fem. n. Nitrososphaera, the sphere producing nitrite

Gender: feminine (stem: Nitrososphaer-)

Type species: Nitrososphaera viennensis Stieglmeier et al. 2014

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Stieglmeier M, Klingl A, Alves RJ, Rittmann SK, Melcher M, Leisch N, Schleper C. Nitrososphaera viennensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic and mesophilic, ammonia-oxidizing archaeon from soil and a member of the archaeal phylum Thaumarchaeota. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:2738-2752.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 64, part 8 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:3607-3609.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Nitrososphaeraceae Stieglmeier et al. 2014

Assigned by: Stieglmeier M, Klingl A, Alves RJ, Rittmann SK, Melcher M, Leisch N, Schleper C. Nitrososphaera viennensis gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic and mesophilic, ammonia-oxidizing archaeon from soil and a member of the archaeal phylum Thaumarchaeota. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2014; 64:2738-2752.

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