heterotypic synonym, not validly published, basonym of name in Approved Lists
According to Rainey et al. (1995), this species is a later heterotypic synonym of "Mycobacteriumerythropolis" Gray and Thornton 1928 but this is in conflict with the rules of the International Code of Nomenclature of Prokaryotes.Publication:
Rainey FA, Burghardt J, Kroppenstedt R, Klatte S, Stackebrandt E. Polyphasic evidence for the transfer of Rhodococcus roseus to Rhodococcus rhodochrous. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1995; 45:101-103.
According to Koch et al. (1995), this species is an earlier heterotypic synonym of Arthrobacterpicolinophilus Tate and Ensign 1974 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
Koch C, Klatte S, Schumann P, Burghardt J, Kroppenstedt RM, Stackebrandt E. Transfer of Arthrobacter picolinophilus Tate and Ensign 1974 to Rhodococcus erythropolis. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1995; 45:576-577.
Nocardiacalcarea is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species within a separate genus Nocardia.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 1, note = "+".