Genus Williamwhitmania

Name: Williamwhitmania Pikuta et al. 2017

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Wil.li.am.whit.man’i.a N.L. fem. n. Williamwhitmania, The name is dedicated to the US microbiologist William Barnaby Whitman, the director of the editorial office of Bergey’s Manual, who significantly contributed to the study of extremophilic anaerobes and the taxonomy and systematics of Prokaryotes

Gender: feminine

Type species: Williamwhitmania taraxaci Pikuta et al. 2017

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Pikuta EV, Lyu Z, Hoover RB, Liu Y, Patel NB, Busse HJ, Lawson PA. Williamwhitmania taraxaci gen. nov., sp. nov., a proteolytic anaerobe with a novel type of cytology from Lake Untersee in Antarctica, description of Williamwhitmaniaceae fam. nov., and emendation of the order Bacteroidales Krieg 2012. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:4132-4145.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 67, part 10 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3-6.

Nomenclatural status: validly published

Taxonomic status: correct name

Subdivision:

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

Parent taxon: Williamwhitmaniaceae Pikuta et al. 2017

Assigned by: Pikuta EV, Lyu Z, Hoover RB, Liu Y, Patel NB, Busse HJ, Lawson PA. Williamwhitmania taraxaci gen. nov., sp. nov., a proteolytic anaerobe with a novel type of cytology from Lake Untersee in Antarctica, description of Williamwhitmaniaceae fam. nov., and emendation of the order Bacteroidales Krieg 2012. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:4132-4145.

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