van.baa.len’i.i N.L. gen. masc. n.vanbaalenii, of Van Baalen, in memory of Dr Chase Van Baalen, late Professor at The University of Texas Marine Science Institute, Port Aransas Marine Laboratory, Port Aransas, TX, USA
heterotypic 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. Notes:
Emendation accompanied by a proposal regarding the synonymy of the species.
According to Nouioui et al. (2018), this species is a later heterotypic synonym of Mycobacteriumaustroafricanum Tsukamura et al. 1983.Publication:
Nouioui I, Carro L, García-López L, Meier-Kolthoff JP, et al. Genome-based taxonomic classication of the phylum Actinobacteria. Front Microbiol 2007; 2018:9.
Synonymy of this taxon was mentioned in an IJSEM list.Publication:
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.
Mycobacteriumvanbaalenii is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species within a separate genus Mycobacterium.
Mycobacterium vanbaalenii Khan et al. 2002 was previously known as Mycobacterium sp. strain PYR-1 Heitkamp et al. 1988.