Genus Wilmottia

Name: Wilmottia Strunecky et al. 2011

Category: Genus

Proposed as: gen. nov.

Etymology: Wil.mott’i.a. N.L. fem. n. Wilmottia, named to honor our colleague and friend Professor Annick Wilmotte (Liège), who has contributed substantially to the knowledge of the ecology and diversity of Antarctic cyanobacterial microflora

Gender: feminine (stem: Wilmotti-)

16S rRNA gene: Analyse FASTA

Valid publication: Strunecký O, Elster J, Komárek J. Taxonomic revision of the freshwater cyanobacterium "Phormidium" murrayi = Wilmottia murrayi. Fottea 2011; 11:57-71.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICN (Botanical Code)

Taxonomic status: correct name


Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 2
Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 2
Total number of child taxa: 2

Parent taxon: Wilmottiaceae Strunecký and Mareš 2023

Assigned by: Strunecky O, Ivanova AP, Mares J. An updated classification of cyanobacterial orders and families based on phylogenomic and polyphasic analysis. J Phycol 2023; 59:12-51.

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Record number: 37648
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