homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Ni and Boone 1991
Ni SS, Boone DR. Isolation and characterization of a dimethyl sulfide-degrading methanogen, Methanolobus siciliae HI350, from an oil well, characterization of M. siciliae T4/MT, and emendation of M. siciliae. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1991; 41:410-416. Notes:
This emendation was not found in the expected IJSEM notification list.
Methanolobussiciliae is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Methanolobus.