Name DOI
Rast et al. 2017
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
Rast et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
No nomenclatural type has been designated for this genus.
Proper Form
Lacunisphaera Rast et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The genus Lacunisphaera was originally proposed by Rast et al. 2017.
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This information was last reviewed on July 27, 2017.


  1. Rast P, Glöckner I, Boedeker C, Jeske O, Wiegand S, Reinhardt R, Schumann P, Rohde M, Spring S, Glöckner FO, Jogler C, Jogler M. Three Novel Species with Peptidoglycan Cell Walls form the New Genus Lacunisphaera gen. nov. in the Family Opitutaceae of the Verrucomicrobial Subdivision 4. Front. Microbio. 2017; 8:. [PubMed].