Tam.li.coc’cus. N.L. n. Tamla, Tamla (old name of Jeju, Republic of Korea); Gr. masc. n. [κόκκος]kokkos, a grain or berry (coccus); N.L. masc. n.Tamlicoccus, coccus pertaining to Tamla, referring to the site that the type strain was isolated
heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
For the type species of this genus another name is in use, which is affiliated with the genus Barrientosiimonas Lee et al. 2013.Publication:
Parag B, Sasikala Ch, Ramana ChV. Barrientosiimonas endolithica sp. nov., isolated from pebbles, reclassification of the only species of the genus Tamlicoccus, Tamlicoccus marinus Lee 2013, as Barrientosiimonas marina comb. nov. and emended description of the genus Barrientosiimonas. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:3031-3036.
Tamlicoccus is the correct name if this genus is regarded as a separate genus (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another genus whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority).
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1 Total number of child taxa: 1