Etymology: Wa.ter.bu’ry.a. N.L. fem. n. Waterburya, Named in honour of John B. Waterbury, an important cyanobacterial researcher, who worked on morphology and physiology of many marine baeocyte producers.
Type species: Waterburya agarophytonicola Bonthond and Shalygin 2021
Valid publication: Bonthond G, Shalygin S, Bayer T, Weinberger F. Draft genome and description of Waterburya agarophytonicola gen. nov. sp. nov. (Pleurocapsales, Cyanobacteria): a seaweed symbiont. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2021; 114:2189-2203.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1
Total number of child taxa: 1
|Name||Nomenclatural status||Taxonomic status|
|Waterburya agarophytonicola Bonthond and Shalygin 2021||validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)||correct name|
Parent taxon: [Pleurocapsales, not assigned to family]Record number: 22976