Genus "Candidatus Porisulfidus"

Name: "Candidatus Porisulfidus" Lavy et al. 2018

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Porisulfidus, The name indicates that this taxon mainly occurs in sponges (phylum Porifera), and is capable of sulfide oxidation

Original publication: Lavy A, Keren R, Yu K, Thomas BC, Alvarez-Cohen L, Banfield JF, Ilan M. A novel Chromatiales bacterium is a potential sulfide oxidizer in multiple orders of marine sponges. Environ Microbiol 2018; 20:800-814.

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: inaccurate spelling

Preferred name: "Candidatus Poriferisulfidus" corrig. Lavy et al. 2018

Parent taxon: [Chromatiales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 12879
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