Name: "Candidatus Riegeria" Gruber-Vodicka et al. 2011

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Rie.ger’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Riegeria, refers to the late zoologist Reinhard Rieger, who described the host genus, together with W. Sterrer

Gender: feminine (stem: Riegeri-)

Type species: "Candidatus Riegeria paracatenulae" corrig. Gruber-Vodicka et al. 2011

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Gruber-Vodicka HR, Dirks U, Leisch N, Baranyi C, Stoecker K, Bulgheresi S, Heindl NR, Horn M, Lott C, Loy A, et al. Paracatenula, an ancient symbiosis between thiotrophic Alphaproteobacteria and catenulid flatworms. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2011; 108:12078-12083.

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


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: 3

Parent taxon: [Rhodospirillales, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 521775
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