bron.chi.a’lis. Gr. fem. n.bronchia, the bronchial tubes; L. masc./fem. adj. suff.-alis, suffix used with the sense of pertaining to; N.L. masc./fem. adj.bronchialis, pertaining to the bronchi, coming from the bronchi
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Rhodococcusbronchialis is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Rhodococcus.