heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Chainia is the correct name if this genus is regarded as a separate genus.
According to Goodfellow et al., the genus Chainia Thirumalachar 1955 (Approved Lists 1980) is a later synonym of the genus Streptomyces Waksman and Henrici 1943 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
Goodfellow M, Williams ST, Alderson G. Transfer of Chainia species to the genus Streptomyces with emended description of species. Syst. Appl. Microbiol. 1986; 8:55-60.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 13 Total number of child taxa: 13