Name: Thalassoglobus Kohn et al. 2020

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology:’bus. Gr. fem. n. thalassa, the sea; L. masc. n. globus, sphere; N.L. masc. n. Thalassoglobus, a sphere from the sea

Gender: masculine

Type species: Thalassoglobus neptunius Kohn et al. 2020

Effective publication: Kohn T, Rast P, Kallscheuer N, Wiegand S, Boedeker C, Jetten MSM, Jeske O, Vollmers J, Kaster AK, Rohde M, et al. The Microbiome of Posidonia oceanica Seagrass Leaves Can Be Dominated by Planctomycetes. Front Microbiol 2020; 11:1458.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 196. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5596-5601.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Planctomycetaceae Schlesner and Stackebrandt 1987

Assigned by: Rivas-Marin E, Wiegand S, Kallscheuer N, Jogler M, Peeters SH, Heuer A, Jetten MSM, Boedeker C, Rohde M, Devos DP, et al. Thalassoglobus polymorphus sp. nov., a novel Planctomycete isolated close to a public beach of Mallorca Island. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2020; 113:1915-1926.

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Record number: 13873