According to Narsing-Rao et al. (2019), this species is a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillusmegaterium de Bary 1884 (Approved Lists 1980).Publication:
Narsing Rao MP, Dong Z-Y, Liu G-H, Li L, et al. Reclassification of Bacillus aryabhattai Shivaji, et al. 2009 as a later heterotypic synonym of Bacillus megaterium de Bary 1884 (Approved Lists 1980). FEMS Microbiol Lett 2919; 2019:fnz258.
Synonymy of this taxon was mentioned in an IJSEM list.Publication:
Oren A, Garrity GM. List of changes in taxonomic opinion no. 32. Notification of changes in taxonomic opinion previously published outside the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:4061-4090.