Name: Protofrankia Gtari 2023

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Pro.to.fran’ki.a. Gr. masc. adj. prôtos, earlier than, prior to; N.L. fem. n. Frankia, a bacterial genus name; N.L. fem. n. Protofrankia, a genus considered here as phylogenetically basal to Frankia

Gender: feminine (stem: Protofranki-)

Type species: Protofrankia coriariae corrig. (Nouioui et al. 2017) Gtari 2023

Effective publication: Gtari M. Taxogenomic status of phylogenetically distant Frankia clusters warrants their elevation to the rank of genus: A description of Protofrankia gen. nov., Parafrankia gen. nov., and Pseudofrankia gen. nov. as three novel genera within the family Frankiaceae. Front Microbiol 2022; 13:1041425.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Göker M. Validation list no. 210. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2023; 73:5812.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: synonym

Correct name: Frankia Brunchorst 1886 (Approved Lists 1980)

Subdivision:

Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 4

Parent taxon: Frankiaceae Becking 1970 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Gtari M. Taxogenomic status of phylogenetically distant Frankia clusters warrants their elevation to the rank of genus: A description of Protofrankia gen. nov., Parafrankia gen. nov., and Pseudofrankia gen. nov. as three novel genera within the family Frankiaceae. Front Microbiol 2022; 13:1041425.

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Record number: 37228
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