Name: Thorsellia Kämpfer et al. 2006

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Thor.sel’li.a. N.L. fem. n. Thorsellia, named in honour of Walborg Thorsell, a pioneer on mosquito repellent research in Sweden

Gender: feminine

Type species: Thorsellia anophelis Kämpfer et al. 2006

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Kampfer P, Lindh JM, Terenius O, Haghdoost S, Falsen E, Busse HJ, Faye I. Thorsellia anophelis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the Gammaproteobacteria. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:335-338.

IJSEM list: Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 56, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2006; 56:929-930.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 3
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3
Total number of child taxa: 3

Parent taxon: Thorselliaceae Kämpfer et al. 2015

Assigned by: Kampfer P, Glaeser SP, Nilsson LKJ, Eberhard T, Hakansson S, Guy L, Roos S, Busse HJ, Terenius O. Proposal of Thorsellia kenyensis sp. nov. and Thorsellia kandunguensis sp. nov., isolated from larvae of Anopheles arabiensis, as members of the family Thorselliaceae fam. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:444-451.

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