Name DOI
corrig. Descamps et al. 2017
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Descamps et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Desulfamplus magnetovallimortis corrig. Descamps et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Desulfamplus magnetovallimortis was originally described by Descamps et al. 2017. Descamps et al. corrected this name from (sic) to Candidatus .
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Name Abstract for Desulfamplus magnetovallimortis corrig. Descamps et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on February 28, 2019.


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