homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Groth et al. 2003
Groth I, Schutze B, Boettcher T, Pullen CB, Rodriguez C, Leistner E, Goodfellow M. Kitasatospora putterlickiae sp. nov., isolated from rhizosphere soil, transfer of Streptomyces kifunensis to the genus Kitasatospora as Kitasatospora kifunensis comb. nov., and emended description of Streptomyces aureofaciens Duggar 1948. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:2033-2040.
Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 53, part 6 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2004; 54:309-311.
Synonymy of this taxon was mentioned in an IJSEM list.Publication:
Oren A, Garrity GM. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 29. Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:13-32.
Streptomycesaureofaciens is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species within a separate genus Streptomyces.