Name DOI
corrig. Cai et al. 2017
Name Status
Not Validly Published
Current Authority
corrig. Cai et al. 2017
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
Proper Form
Prosthecochloris corallii corrig. Cai et al. 2017
Nomenclatural History
The species Prosthecochloris corallii was originally described by Cai et al. 2017. Oren et al. corrected this name from (sic) to .
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Name Abstract for Prosthecochloris corallii corrig. Cai et al. 2017. NamesforLife, LLC. Retrieved .


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