Name: "Vulcanococcus" Di Cesare et al. 2018

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Vul.ca.no.coc’cus. N.L. masc. n. vulcanus, volcan; N.L. masc. n. Vulcanococcus, referring to the volcanic region from which the organism was isolated

Gender: masculine

Type species: "Vulcanococcus limneticus" Di Cesare et al. 2018

Original publication: Di Cesare A, Cabello-Yeves PJ, Chrismas NAM, Sanchez-Baracaldo P, Salcher MM, Callieri C. Genome analysis of the freshwater planktonic Vulcanococcus limneticus sp. nov. reveals horizontal transfer of nitrogenase operon and alternative pathways of nitrogen utilization. BMC Genomics 2018; 19:259.

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: Synechococcaceae Komárek and Anagnostidis 1995

Assigned by: Di Cesare A, Cabello-Yeves PJ, Chrismas NAM, Sanchez-Baracaldo P, Salcher MM, Callieri C. Genome analysis of the freshwater planktonic Vulcanococcus limneticus sp. nov. reveals horizontal transfer of nitrogenase operon and alternative pathways of nitrogen utilization. BMC Genomics 2018; 19:259.

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Record number: 14377