Name: "Candidatus Nostocoides" corrig. Blackall et al. 2000

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Nos.toc.o’i.des. N.L. neut. n. Nostoc, a cyanobacterial genus; L. adj. suff. -oides, resembling; from Gr. neut. adj. suff. -eides, that which is seen, form, shape, figure; N.L. neut. n. Nostocoides, resembling Nostoc

Gender: neuter (stem: Nostocoid-)

Type species: "Candidatus Nostocoides limicola" corrig. Blackall et al. 2000

Original publication: Blackall LL, Seviour EM, Bradford D, Rossetti S, Tandoi V, Seviour RJ. 'Candidatus Nostocoida limicola', a filamentous bacterium from activated sludge. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:703-709.

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

Correct name: Tetrasphaera Maszenan et al. 2000


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: Intrasporangiaceae Rainey et al. 1997

Assigned by: Zhi XY, Li WJ, Stackebrandt E. An update of the structure and 16S rRNA gene sequence-based definition of higher ranks of the class Actinobacteria, with the proposal of two new suborders and four new families and emended descriptions of the existing higher taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:589-608.

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