Name: "Candidatus Syntropholuna" Sorokin et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Syn.tro.pho.lu’na. Gr. prep. syn, in company with, together with; Gr. masc./fem. adj. trophos, one who feeds; L. fem. n. luna, a crescent, lune; N.L. fem. n. Syntropholuna, a crescent-shaped syntroph

Gender: feminine (stem: Syntropholun-)

Type species: "Candidatus Syntropholuna alkaliphila" Sorokin et al. 2016

Original publication: Sorokin DY, Abbas B, Geleijnse M, Kolganova TV, Kleerebezem R, van Loosdrecht MC. Syntrophic associations from hypersaline soda lakes converting organic acids and alcohols to methane at extremely haloalkaline conditions. Environ Microbiol 2016; 18:3189-3202.

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

Subdivision:

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: Syntrophobacteraceae Kuever et al. 2006

Assigned by: Sorokin DY, Abbas B, Geleijnse M, Kolganova TV, Kleerebezem R, van Loosdrecht MC. Syntrophic associations from hypersaline soda lakes converting organic acids and alcohols to methane at extremely haloalkaline conditions. Environ Microbiol 2016; 18:3189-3202.

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Record number: 14029
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