scop.ul.i’rid.is. L. masc. n.scopulus, cliff, bluff, crag; L. gen. fem. n.iridis, of or belonging to the goddess of the rainbow; N.L. gen. fem. n.scopuliridis, from a rainbow cliff, referring to the location of isolation, Rainbow Bluff, a woodland bluff in Lynn, Alabama
Euzeby JP. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 61, part 9 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2011; 61:2797-2798.
validly published under the ICNP
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.