pa.ra.bre’vis. Gr. pref.para-, alongside of, like; L. masc./fem. adj.brevis, short, and also a bacterial specific epithet; N.L. masc./fem. adj.parabrevis, brevis-like, referring to Bacillus (now Brevibacillus) brevis
homotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
Bacillusparabrevis 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.
The full TRBA 466 classification is: risk group = 1, note = "+".