homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
According to Rainey et al. (1995), this species is an earlier heterotypic synonym of Rhodococcusroseus (ex Grotenfelt 1889) Tsukamura et al. 1991.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.