Name DOI
corrig. Boscaro et al. 2013
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Boscaro et al. 2013
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
corrig. Boscaro et al. 2013 (sic) Boscaro et al. 2013
Proper Form
Goertzia corrig. Boscaro et al. 2013
Nomenclatural History
The genus Goertzia was originally proposed by Boscaro et al. 2013. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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  2. Oren A, Garrity GM, Parker CT, Chuvochina M, Trujillo ME. Lists of names of prokaryotic Candidatus taxa. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:3956-4042. [PubMed].