Name: "Candidatus Tantalella" Williams et al. 2021

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: Tan.ta.lel’la. N.L. fem. dim. n. Tantalella, named after Tantalos, in Greek mythology, a mythical denizen of the underworld, condemned to being immersed in a lake

Gender: feminine (stem: Tantalell-)

Type species: "Candidatus Tantalella remota" Williams et al. 2021

Original publication: Williams TJ, Allen MA, Berengut JF, Cavicchioli R. Shedding Light on Microbial "Dark Matter": Insights Into Novel Cloacimonadota and Omnitrophota From an Antarctic Lake. Front Microbiol 2021; 12:741077.

IJSEM list: Oren A. Candidatus list no. 4. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5545.

Nomenclatural status: not validly published

Taxonomic status: preferred name (not correct name)


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: [Omnitrophota, not assigned to family]

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Record number: 35583
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