Phylum "Candidatus Atribacteria"

Name: "Candidatus Atribacteria" Dodsworth et al. 2013

Category: Phylum

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: A.tri.bac.te’ri.a. N.L. neut. pl. n. Atribacteria, the ‘dark’ bacterial phylum

Gender: neuter

Type genus: "Candidatus Caldatribacterium" Dodsworth et al. 2013

Original publication: Dodsworth JA, Blainey PC, Murugapiran SK, Swingley WD, Ross CA, Tringe SG, Chain PS, Scholz MB, Lo CC, Raymond J, et al. Single-cell and metagenomic analyses indicate a fermentative and saccharolytic lifestyle for members of the OP9 lineage. Nat Commun 2013; 4:1854.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Göker M. "Candidatus phylum list no. 1." Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus phyla. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2023; 73:5821.

Nomenclatural status: inaccurate spelling

Taxonomic status: misspelling (and no standing)

Preferred name: "Candidatus Atribacterota" corrig. Dodsworth et al. 2013

Parent taxon: Bacteria Woese et al. 2024

Assigned by: Oren A, Garrity GM. Valid publication of the names of forty-two phyla of prokaryotes. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2021; 71:5056.

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Record number: 7652
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