homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Shelobolina et al. 1997
Shelobolina ES, Avakyan ZA, Bulygina ES, Turova TP, Lysenko AM, Osipov GA, Karavaiko GI. Description of a new species of mucilaginous bacteria, Bacillus edaphicus sp. nov., and confirmation of the taxonomic status of Bacillus mucilaginosus Avakyan et al. 1986 based on data from phenotypic and genotypic analysis. Microbiology 1997; 66:681-689.
Bacillusmucilaginosus is the correct name if this species is regarded as a separate species (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another species whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate genus Bacillus.
In Validation List no. 66, the type strain VKM B-1480D is erroneously cited as 1480D.Publication:
Euzeby JP, Kudo T. Corrigenda to the validation lists. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:1933-1938.