Kingdom Methanobacteriati

Name: Methanobacteriati (Garrity and Holt 2023) Oren and Göker 2024

Category: Kingdom

Proposed as: new kingdom

Etymology:’ti. N.L. neut. n. Methanobacterium, type genus of the kingdom; N.L. neut. pl. n. suff. -ati, ending to denote a kingdom; N.L. fem. pl. n. Methanobacteriati, the Methanobacterium kingdom

Type genus: Methanobacterium Kluyver and van Niel 1936 (Approved Lists 1980)

Valid publication: Goker M, Oren A. Valid publication of names of two domains and seven kingdoms of prokaryotes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2024; 74:6242.

Nomenclatural status: validly published under the ICNP

Taxonomic status: correct name

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Record number: 43131
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