Name DOI
Moreira et al. 2017
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
Moreira et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
No nomenclatural type has been designated for this genus.
Proper Form
Gloeomargarita Moreira et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The genus Gloeomargarita was originally proposed by Moreira et al. 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on August 26, 2019.


  1. Moreira D, Tavera R, Benzerara K, Skouri-Panet F, Couradeau E, Gérard E, Fonta CL, Novelo E, Zivanovic Y, López-García P. Description of Gloeomargarita lithophora gen. nov., sp. nov., a thylakoid-bearing basalbranching cyanobacterium with intracellular carbonates, and proposal for Gloeomargaritales ord. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:653-658. [PubMed].