Name: "Candidatus Methanoperedens nitroreducens" Haroon et al. 2013

Category: Species

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: ni.tro.re.du’cens. Gr. neut. n. nitron, potassium nitrate, saltpetre; L. pres. part. reducencs, reducing; from L. v. reduco, reduce, convert to a different condition; N.L. part. adj. nitroreducens, reducing nitrate

Gender: masculine

Type strain: ANME-2d

Original publication: Haroon MF, Hu S, Shi Y, Imelfort M, Keller J, Hugenholtz P, Yuan Z, Tyson GW. Anaerobic oxidation of methane coupled to nitrate reduction in a novel archaeal lineage. Nature 2013; 500:567-570.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM, Parker CT, Chuvochina M, Trujillo ME. Candidatus list no. 1. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3956-4042.

Nomenclatural status: inaccurate spelling

Preferred name: "Candidatus Methanoperedens nitratireducens" corrig. Haroon et al. 2013

Parent taxon: "Candidatus Methanoperedens" Haroon et al. 2013

Assigned by: Haroon MF, Hu S, Shi Y, Imelfort M, Keller J, Hugenholtz P, Yuan Z, Tyson GW. Anaerobic oxidation of methane coupled to nitrate reduction in a novel archaeal lineage. Nature 2013; 500:567-570.

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Record number: 2753
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