pau.ci.vo’rans. L. masc. adj.paucus, little; L. pres. part.vorans, devouring, eating; N.L. part. adj.paucivorans, eating little, referring to the few compounds that are utilized as sole sources of carbon and energy
Yassin AF, Rainey FA, Burghardt J, Brzezinka H, Mauch M, Schaal KP. Nocardia paucivorans sp. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:803-809.
Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 50, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:951-953.
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 phylogenetic position of this species was determined in a genome-scale analysis by Nouioui et al. (2018).Publication:
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.