Name DOI
corrig. Probst et al. 2014
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Probst et al. 2014
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Altarchaeum hamiconexum corrig. Probst et al. 2014
Nomenclatural History
The species Altarchaeum hamiconexum was originally described by Probst et al. 2014. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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Name Abstract for Altarchaeum hamiconexum corrig. Probst et al. 2014. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .
This information was last reviewed on August 26, 2019.


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