Name: Sodalinema Cellamare et al. 2018

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Gr. neut. n. nêma, filament; N.L. neut. n. Sodalinema, the name of the genus refers to the alkaline-saline habitat where this cyanobacterium was found (soda lake) and to the cyanobacterium morphology

Gender: neuter (stem: Sodalinemat-)

Type species: Sodalinema komarekii Cellamare et al. 2018

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Cellamare M, Duval C, Drelin Y, Djediat C, Touibi N, Agogue H, Leboulanger C, Ader M, Bernard C. Characterization of phototrophic microorganisms and description of new cyanobacteria isolated from the saline-alkaline crater-lake Dziani Dzaha (Mayotte, Indian Ocean). FEMS Microbiol Ecol 2018; 94:1-25.

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

Taxonomic status: correct name


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

Parent taxon: Oscillatoriaceae Engler 1898

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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Record number: 6188
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