Name: Pycnacronema Martins and Branco 2019

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’ma. Gr. masc. adj. pyknos, thick; Gr. neut. n. akro, tip; Gr. neut. n. nêma, filament; N.L. neut. n. Pycnacronema, a filament with thickened outer membrane at the apical cell

Gender: neuter (stem: Pycnacronemat-)

Type species: Pycnacronema brasiliense corrig. Martins and Branco 2019

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Martins MD, Machado-de-Lima NM, Branco LHZ. Polyphasic approach using multilocus analyses supports the establishment of the new aerophytic cyanobacterial genus Pycnacronema (Coleofasciculaceae, Oscillatoriales). J Phycol 2019; 55:146-159.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 9
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 9
Total number of child taxa: 14

Parent taxon: Wilmottiaceae Strunecký and Mareš 2023

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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