Name: "Candidatus Saccharimonas" Albertsen et al. 2013

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology:’nas. N.L. neut. n. saccharum, sugar; L. fem. n. monas, unit, monad; N.L. fem. n. Saccharimonas, a monad associated with sugar

Gender: feminine (stem: Saccharimonad-)

Type species: "Candidatus Saccharimonas aalborgensis" Albertsen et al. 2013

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Original publication: Albertsen M, Hugenholtz P, Skarshewski A, Nielsen KL, Tyson GW, Nielsen PH. Genome sequences of rare, uncultured bacteria obtained by differential coverage binning of multiple metagenomes. Nat Biotechnol 2013; 31:533-538.

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: 1

Parent taxon: "Candidatus Saccharimonadaceae" Lemos et al. 2019

Assigned by: Lemos LN, Medeiros JD, Dini-Andreote F, Fernandes GR, Varani AM, Oliveira G, Pylro VS. Genomic signatures and co-occurrence patterns of the ultra-small Saccharimonadia (phylum CPR/Patescibacteria) suggest a symbiotic lifestyle. Mol Ecol 2019; 28:4259-4271.

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