homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP, distinct rank
Rüger et al. 2000
Ruger HJ, Fritze D, Sproer C. New psychrophilic and psychrotolerant Bacillus marinus strains from tropical and polar deep-sea sediments and emended description of the species. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1305-1313.
Anonymous. Notification list. Notification that new names and new combinations have appeared in volume 50, part 3 of the IJSEM. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2000; 50:1419-1420.
Bacillusmarinus is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species within a separate genus Bacillus.