Class Methanonatronarchaeia

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Classification (Warning: see also the file "Classification of prokaryotes: Introduction").

Methanonatronarchaeia Sorokin et al. 2018, class. nov.
Nomenclatural type: ¤ Methanonatronarchaeales Sorokin et al. 2018.
Etymology: N.L. fem. pl. n. Methanonatronarchaeales the type order of the class; -ia, ending to denote a class; N.L. neut. pl. n. Methanonatronarchaeaia, the Methanonatronarchaeales class.
Valid publication: SOROKIN, D. Y., MERKEL, A. Y., ABBAS, B., MAKAROVA, K. S., RIJPSTRA, W. I. C., KOENEN, M., SINNINGHE DAMSTE, J. S., GALINSKI, E. A., KOONIN, E. V. and VAN LOOSDRECHT, M. C. M. 2018. Methanonatronarchaeum thermophilum gen. nov., sp. nov. and 'Candidatus Methanohalarchaeum thermophilum', extremely halo(natrono)philic methyl-reducing methanogens from hypersaline lakes comprising a new euryarchaeal class Methanonatronarchaeia classis nov. Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol., 68, 2199-2208.
Original article in IJSEM Online