Nanoclepta


Citation

Formal styling
Nanoclepta St. John et al., 2019 (valid 2022)
Proposed by
St. John et al., 2019
Status
Valid (SeqCode)
Register List
seqco.de/r:l5j9jhq3 (validated)

Nomenclature

Rank
Genus
Syllabication
Na.no.clep'ta
Etymology
Gr. masc. n. nanos, a dwarf; Gr. masc. n. kleptes, a thief; N.L. masc. n. Nanoclepta, a small thief, a small organism that steals from its host
Nomenclatural type
Nanoclepta minutusTs

Taxonomy

Description
Obligate ectosymbiont that lives on the surface of archaeal host cells. Cultivated under anaerobic, near-neutral (pH 6.0) conditions. Hyperthermophile, with best growth observed at 80-85°. Isolated in co-culture with archaeal hosts from hot springs. The type species is Nanoclepta minutus.
Classification
Archaea » “Nanoarchaeota” » Nanobdellia » Nanobdellales » Nanobdellaceae » Nanoclepta
Parent
Nanobdellaceae
Children

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Local history
This name was last modified about 1 month ago
Registered by
Emily_StJohn 3 months ago
Submitted by
Emily_StJohn about 1 month ago
Approved by
miguel about 1 month ago
Validated by
miguel about 1 month ago

Publications (2)

Citation Title
Oren, Garrity, 2021, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology Candidatus List No. 2. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa
St. John et al., 2019, Systematic and Applied Microbiology A new symbiotic nanoarchaeote (Candidatus Nanoclepta minutus) and its host (Zestosphaera tikiterensis gen. nov., sp. nov.) from a New Zealand hot spring
Proposed this name



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