Genus Occultella

Name: Occultella Schumann et al. 2021

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Oc.cul.tel’la N.L. fem. dim. n. Occultella, pertaining to the hidden nature of Haloactinobacterium glaceicola as a member of a new genus and to what is sometimes perceived to be the ‘occult’methods of chemotaxonomy that have helped to resolve the current classification; from L. fem. perf. part. occulta, hidden, in an aquifer

Type species: Occultella glacieicola (Wang et al. 2019) Schumann et al. 2021

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Schumann P, Kalensee F, Cao J, Criscuolo A, Clermont D, Kohler JM, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Neumann-Schaal M, Tindall BJ, Pukall R. Reclassification of Haloactinobacterium glacieicola as Occultella glacieicola gen. nov., comb. nov., of Haloactinobacterium album as Ruania alba comb. nov, with an emended description of the genus Ruania, recognition that the genus names Haloactinobacterium and Ruania are heterotypic synonyms and description of Occultella aeris sp. nov., a halotolerant isolate from surface soil sampled at an ancient copper smelter. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:4769.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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: 2

Parent taxon: Ruaniaceae Tang et al. 2010

Assigned by: Schumann P, Kalensee F, Cao J, Criscuolo A, Clermont D, Kohler JM, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Neumann-Schaal M, Tindall BJ, Pukall R. Reclassification of Haloactinobacterium glacieicola as Occultella glacieicola gen. nov., comb. nov., of Haloactinobacterium album as Ruania alba comb. nov, with an emended description of the genus Ruania, recognition that the genus names Haloactinobacterium and Ruania are heterotypic synonyms and description of Occultella aeris sp. nov., a halotolerant isolate from surface soil sampled at an ancient copper smelter. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:4769.

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