Name:Bacilluspantothenticus Proom and Knight 1950 (Approved Lists 1980)
Proposed as: sp. nov.
pan.to.then.ti.cus. N.L. neut. n.acidum pantothenticum, pantothenic acid; L. masc. adj. suff.-icus, adjectival suffix used with the sense of belonging to; N.L. masc. adj.pantothenticus, relating to pantothenic acid
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Bacilluspantothenticus 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.