Genus "Candidatus Vecturithrix"

Name: "Candidatus Vecturithrix" Sekiguchi et al. 2015

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: L. fem. n. vectura, transportation; L. vowel -i-, connecting vowel; Gr. fem. n. thrix, hair; N.L. fem. n. Vecturithrix, to indicate long rods that have a large number of transporter related systems in their genome

Gender: feminine (stem: Vecturitrich-)

Type species: "Candidatus Vecturithrix granuli" Sekiguchi et al. 2015

Original publication: Sekiguchi Y, Ohashi A, Parks DH, Yamauchi T, Tyson GW, Hugenholtz P. First genomic insights into members of a candidate bacterial phylum responsible for wastewater bulking. PeerJ 2015; 3:e740.

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: "Candidatus Vecturitrichaceae" Sekiguchi et al. 2015

Assigned by: Sekiguchi Y, Ohashi A, Parks DH, Yamauchi T, Tyson GW, Hugenholtz P. First genomic insights into members of a candidate bacterial phylum responsible for wastewater bulking. PeerJ 2015; 3:e740.

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Record number: 11467
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