homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP, illegitimate name, distinct rank
Clavibactermichiganensis subsp. capsici is the correct name if this subspecies is regarded as a separate subspecies (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another subspecies whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate species Clavibactermichiganensis within a separate genus Clavibacter.
The phylogenetic position of this subspecies 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.
In the protologue of the original description of Clavibacter michiganensis subsp. capsici Oh et al. 2016, the KACC number of the type strain is mistakenly cited as KACC 184448 instead of KACC 18448. — Leibniz Institute DSMZ. Prokaryotic Nomenclature Up-to-date, 2018-12-11.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 1, note = "p2".