Name DOI
(sic) Klappenbach and Pierson 2004
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
(sic) Klappenbach and Pierson 2004
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
(sic) Klappenbach and Pierson 2004 corrig. Klappenbach and Pierson 2004
Proper Form
Chlorothrix (sic) Klappenbach and Pierson 2004
Nomenclatural History
The genus Chlorothrix was originally proposed by Klappenbach and Pierson 2004. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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This information was last reviewed on July 21, 2018.


  1. Oren A, Garrity GM, Parker CT, Chuvochina M, Trujillo ME. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3956-4042. [PubMed].
  2. Klappenbach JA, Pierson BK. Phylogenetic and physiological characterization of a filamentous an oxygenic photoautotrophic bacterium 'Candidatus Chlorothrix halophila' gen. nov., sp. nov., recovered from hypersaline microbial mats. Arch Microbiol 2004; 181:17-25. [PubMed].