homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
In the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names, Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. chelonae corrig. is erroneously cited as Mycobacterium chelonae subsp. chelonae corrig. (Bergey et al. 1923) Kubica et al. 1972.Publication:
Euzeby JP, Tindall BJ. Necessary corrections to the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names according to Rule 40d (formerly Rule 46). Request for an opinion. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2002; 52:2321-2322.
The original spelling, Mycobacterium chelonei (sic) subsp. chelonei (sic), has been corrected by Hill et al. 1984.Publication:
Hill LR, Skerman VBD, Sneath PHA. Corrigenda to the Approved Lists of Bacterial Names edited for the International Committee on Systematic Bacteriology. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1984; 34:508-511.
Number of child taxa with a validly published and correct name: 0 Number of child taxa with a validly published name, including synonyms: 0 Total number of child taxa: 2