Name DOI
corrig. Ngugi et al. 2017
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Ngugi et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Epulonipiscioides saccharophilum corrig. Ngugi et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Epulonipiscioides saccharophilum was originally described by Ngugi et al. 2017. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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