Etymology:moss’i.i.N.L. gen. masc. n.mossii, of Moss, to honour Claude Wayne Moss, a contemporary American microbiologist, in recognition of his contributions to microbial taxonomy
Conduct genome-based taxonomy at
Walter JM, Coutinho FH, Dutilh BE, Swings J, Thompson FL, Thompson CC. Ecogenomics and Taxonomy of Cyanobacteria Phylum. Front Microbiol 2017; 8:2132.
not validly published
Regarded as not validly published. Based on strain but not on preserved specimen. Taxon description given in supplementary file.Publication:
McNeill J, Barrie FR, Buck WR, Demoulin V, Greuter W, Hawksworth DL, Herendeen PS, Knapp S, Marhold K, Prado J, et al. International Code of Nomenclature for Algae, Fungi and Plants (Melbourne Code). Koeltz Scientific Books, Königstein, 2012.