Name: "Candidatus Spiroplasma holothuricola" He et al. 2018

Category: Species

Proposed as: Candidatus

Etymology: ho.lo.thu.ri.co.la. holo, thuri’cola; N.L. gen. pl. holothuri, of sea cucumbers belonging to the taxon Holothuroidea; L. masc./fem. n. suff. -cola, inhabitant, dweller; N.L. masc./fem. n. holothuricola, sea cucumber-dweller, referring to the host of the microorganism

Gender: neuter

Type strain: MT37

16S rRNA gene: CP022928 Analyse FASTA

Original publication: He LS, Zhang PW, Huang JM, Zhu FC, Danchin A, Wang Y. The Enigmatic Genome of an Obligate Ancient Spiroplasma Symbiont in a Hadal Holothurian. Appl Environ Microbiol 2018; 84:0.

IJSEM list: Oren A, Garrity GM. Candidatus list no. 3. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2022; 72:5186.

Nomenclatural status: inaccurate spelling

Preferred name: "Candidatus Spiroplasma holothuriicola" corrig. He et al. 2018

Parent taxon: Spiroplasma Saglio et al. 1973 (Approved Lists 1980)

Assigned by: He LS, Zhang PW, Huang JM, Zhu FC, Danchin A, Wang Y. The Enigmatic Genome of an Obligate Ancient Spiroplasma Symbiont in a Hadal Holothurian. Appl Environ Microbiol 2018; 84:0.

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Record number: 1072
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