heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
For the type species of this genus another name is in use, which is affiliated with the genus Nocardioides Prauser 1976 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
O'Donnell AG, Goodfellow M, Minnikin DE. Lipids in the classification of Nocardioides: reclassification of Arthrobacter simplex (Jensen) lochhead in the genus Nocardioides (Prauser) emend. O'Donnell et al. as Nocardioides simplex comb. nov. Arch Microbiol 1982; 133:323-329.
Pimelobacter is the correct name if this genus is regarded as a separate genus (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another genus whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority).
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 3 Total number of child taxa: 3