This taxon name is occasionally misprinted in some sources as: "Mycropolyspora".
Micropolyspora is the correct name if this genus is regarded as a separate genus.
This name was subject to a Request for an Opinion.Publication:
A. J. McCarthy TC, J. Lacey MG. Conservation of the Name Micropolyspora Lechevalier, Solotorovsky, and McDurmont and Designation of Micropolyspora faeni Cross, Maciver, and Lacey as the Type Species of the Genus. Int J Syst Bacteriol 1983; 33:430-433.
Type species transferred to genus Nocardia; request for conservation denied IJSB 36:357.Publication:
3 Wayne LG. Actions of the Judicial Commission of the International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology on requests for opinions published in 1983 and 1984. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1986; 36:357-358.
This name was subject to a second Request for an Opinion.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 5 Total number of child taxa: 5