al.gi’co.la. L. fem. n.alga (gen. algae), an alga (seaweed, dinoflagellate etc.); L. masc./fem. suff.-cola, dweller; from L. masc./fem. n.incola, an inhabitant; N.L. masc./fem. n.algicola, an inhabitant of algae
Lian FB, Jiang S, Ren TY, Zhou BJ, Du ZJ. Thalassotalea algicola sp. nov., an alginate-utilizing bacterium isolated from a red alga. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2021; 114:835-844.
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The terminology used by the authors is in line with many other taxonomic studies and does not negatively affect their main results; some improvements may nevertheless be possible. Contrasting the term "chemotaxonomic" with "phenotypic" is not recommended. Using the term "phylogenetic data" (or equivalent) for sequence data is not advocated. See the LPSN phylogeny page for details.Publication:
Göker M. What can genome analysis offer for bacteria? In: Bridge P, Smith D, Stackebrandt E (eds), Trends in the systematics of bacteria and fungi, CAB International, Wallingford, 2021, p. 255-281.