Lasker BA, Bell M, Klenk HP, Schumann P, Brown JM. Nocardia arizonensis sp. nov., obtained from human respiratory specimens. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 2015; 108:1129-1137.
Oren A, Garrity GM. Validation list no. 175. List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2017; 67:1095-1098.
validly published under the ICNP
According to Bartlett et al. (2022), this species is an established human pathogen.Publication:
Bartlett A, Padfield D, Lear L, Bendall R, Vos M. A comprehensive list of bacterial pathogens infecting humans. Microbiology 2022; 168:0.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 1, note = "+".