Candidatus Argarchaeum

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Candidatus Argarchaeum” corrig. Chen et al., 2019
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Chen et al., 2019
Oren, Garrity, 2021 from “Candidatus Argoarchaeum”
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Gr. masc. adj. argos (ἀργός), slow, unhurried; N.L. neut. n. archaeum, an archaeon; N.L. neut. n. Argarchaeum, a slow-growing archaeon


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Oren, Garrity, 2021, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology Candidatus List No. 2. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa
Hahn et al., 2020, mBio “ Candidatus Ethanoperedens,” a Thermophilic Genus of Archaea Mediating the Anaerobic Oxidation of Ethane
Hahn et al., 2020, Candidatus Ethanoperedens, a thermophilic genus of archaea mediating the anaerobic oxidation of ethane
Laso-Pérez et al., 2019, mBio Anaerobic Degradation of Non-Methane Alkanes by “ Candidatus Methanoliparia” in Hydrocarbon Seeps of the Gulf of Mexico
Chen et al., 2019, Nature Anaerobic oxidation of ethane by archaea from a marine hydrocarbon seep
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