heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
According to Kobayashi et al. (2019), this species is an earlier heterotypic synonym of Paenibacillusthermophilus Zhou et al. 2013.Publication:
Kobayashi H, Tanizawa Y, Sakamoto M, Nakamura Y, Ohkuma M, Tohno M. Reclassification of Paenibacillus thermophilus Zhou et al. 2013 as a later heterotypic synonym of Paenibacillus macerans (Schardinger 1905) Ash et al. 1994. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:417-421.
Synonymy of this taxon was mentioned in an IJSEM list.Publication:
Oren A, Garrity GM. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 69, part 2 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2019; 69:1251-1252.