Nouioui I, Carro L, Garcia-Lopez M, Meier-Kolthoff JP, Woyke T, Kyrpides NC, Pukall R, Klenk HP, Goodfellow M, Goker M. Genome-Based Taxonomic Classification of the Phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2018; 9:2007.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 184. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2018; 68:3379-3393.
The type species of this genus has alternatively been placed in the genus Gordonia corrig. (ex Tsukamura 1971) Stackebrandt et al. 1989.Publication:
Kim KK, Lee KC, Klenk HP, Oh HM, Lee JS. Gordonia kroppenstedtii sp. nov., a phenol-degrading actinomycete isolated from a polluted stream. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2009; 59:1992-1996.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 1 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 1 Total number of child taxa: 1