Name: "Candidatus Photodesmus" Hendry and Dunlap 2011

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Pho.to.des’mus. Gr. neut. n. phôs (gen. phôtos), light; Gr. masc. n. desmos, band, cable; N.L. masc. n. Photodesmus, a light (emitting) cable

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Hendry TA, Dunlap PV. The uncultured luminous symbiont of Anomalops katoptron (Beryciformes: Anomalopidae) represents a new bacterial genus. Mol Phylogenet Evol 2011; 61:834-843.

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

Subdivision:

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: 4

Parent taxon: Vibrionaceae Véron 1965 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Hendry TA, Dunlap PV. The uncultured luminous symbiont of Anomalops katoptron (Beryciformes: Anomalopidae) represents a new bacterial genus. Mol Phylogenet Evol 2011; 61:834-843.

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Record number: 521773
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