Name: "Candidatus Westeberhardia" Klein et al. 2016

Category: Genus

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: West.e.ber.har’di.a. N.L. fem. n. Westeberhardia, named after Mary Jane West-Eberhard for her research in evolutionary developmental biology

Gender: feminine (stem: Westeberhardi-)

Type species: "Candidatus Westeberhardia cardiocondylae" Klein et al. 2016

Original publication: Klein A, Schrader L, Gil R, Manzano-Marin A, Florez L, Wheeler D, Werren JH, Latorre A, Heinze J, Kaltenpoth M, et al. A novel intracellular mutualistic bacterium in the invasive ant Cardiocondyla obscurior. ISME J 2016; 10:376-388.

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: Enterobacteriaceae Rahn 1937 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: Klein A, Schrader L, Gil R, Manzano-Marin A, Florez L, Wheeler D, Werren JH, Latorre A, Heinze J, Kaltenpoth M, et al. A novel intracellular mutualistic bacterium in the invasive ant Cardiocondyla obscurior. ISME J 2016; 10:376-388.

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Record number: 21844
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