Pot B, Gillis M, Hoste B, Van De Velde A, Bekaert F, Kersters K, De Ley J. Intra- and intergeneric relationships of the genus Oceanospirillum. Int. J. Syst. Bacteriol. 1989; 39:23-34.
validly published under the ICNP
heterotypic synonym, validly published under the ICNP, distinct rank
Oceanospirillummaris subsp. hiroshimense is the correct name if this subspecies is regarded as a separate subspecies (i.e., if its nomenclatural type is not assigned to another subspecies whose name is validly published, legitimate and not rejected and has priority) within a separate species Oceanospirillummaris within a separate genus Oceanospirillum.