heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP
According to Kostinek et al. (2005), this species is an earlier heterotypic synonym of Lactobacillusarizonensis Swezey et al. 2000.Publication:
Kostinek M, Pukall R, Rooney AP, Schillinger U, Hertel C, Holzapfel WH, Franz CM. Lactobacillus arizonensis is a later heterotypic synonym of Lactobacillus plantarum. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2005; 55:2485-2489.