Name DOI
corrig. McIlroy et al. 2016
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. McIlroy et al. 2016
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated species)
corrig. McIlroy et al. 2016 (sic) McIlroy et al. 2016
Proper Form
Promineifilum corrig. McIlroy et al. 2016
Nomenclatural History
The genus Promineifilum was originally proposed by McIlroy et al. 2016. Oren et al. corrected this name from Candidatus (sic) to Candidatus .
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