Name:Streptomycesgriseoplanus Backus et al. 1957 (Approved Lists 1980)
Proposed as: sp. nov.
gri.se.o.pla’nus. M.L. masc. adj.griseus, gray; L. masc. adj.planus, flat, level; N.L. masc. adj.griseoplanus, flat, gray (referring to the restricted, flat, plane growth and grayish spore color en masse of the organism)
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Streptomycesgriseoplanus 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 Streptomyces.