Name DOI
Blainey et al. 2011
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
Blainey et al. 2011
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
corrig. Blainey et al. 2011 (sic) Blainey et al. 2011
Proper Form
Nitrosoarchaeum Blainey et al. 2011
Nomenclatural History
The genus Nitrosoarchaeum was originally proposed by Blainey et al. 2011. Jung et al. replaced this name with (Blainey et al. 2011) Jung et al. 2018 in 2018.
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This information was last reviewed on November 5, 2018.


  1. Jung M-Y, Islam MA, Gwak J-H, Kim J-G, Rhee S-K. Nitrosarchaeum koreense gen. nov., sp. nov., an aerobic and mesophilic, ammonia-oxidizing archaeon member of the phylum Thaumarchaeota isolated from agricultural soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3084-3095. [PubMed].
  2. Blainey PC, Mosier AC, Potanina A, Francis CA, Quake SR. Genome of a low-salinity ammonia-oxidizing archaeon determined by single-cell and metagenomic analysis. PLoS One 2011; 6:e16626-e16626. [PubMed].