Name:Amycolatopsissulphurea Lechevalier et al. 1986
Proposed as: sp. nov.
sul.phu.re.a. L. neut. n.sulphur, sulfur; L. adj. suff.-eus -a -um, suffix used with various meanings; L. fem. adj.sulphurea, of sulfur, referring to the yellow color of the substrate hyphae
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Nouioui et al. 2018
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. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 29. Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:13-32.
The phylogenomic assignment score of this taxon is 0.04323 (N = 21).
Basonym: "Nocardia sulphurea" Oliver and Sinclair 1964, which has been published in a patent and is therefore not effectively published.Publication:
Goodfellow M, Lechevalier MP. Genus Nocardia Trevisan 1889, 9AL. In: Sneath PHA, Mair NS, Sharpe ME, Holt JG (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, first edition, vol. 2, The Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore, 1986, p. 1459-1471.
The name "Nocardia sulphurea" Oliver and Sinclair 1964 has not been effectively published because it has been published in a patent [Rule 25b (5)]. Therefore, this nomenclatural name cannot be revived (Rule 28a) and the citation of Nocardia sulphurea cannot mention the original authors.Publication:
Sneath PHA, Mair NS, Sharpe ME, Holt JG. Editorial Note. In: Sneath PHA, Mair NS, Sharpe ME, Holt JG (eds), Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, first edition, vol. 2, The Williams & Wilkins Co., Baltimore, 1986, p. 1470.