Name DOI
Shivani et al. 2015
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Shivani et al. 2015
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Bacillus crescens Shivani et al. 2015
Nomenclatural History
The species Bacillus crescens was originally described and validly published by Shivani et al. 2015. In 2020, Gupta et al. established as the basonym of (Shivani et al. 2015) Gupta et al. 2020 .
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  1. Gupta RS, Patel S, Saini N, Chen S. Robust demarcation of 17 distinct Bacillus species clades, proposed as novel Bacillaceae genera, by phylogenomics and comparative genomic analyses: description of Robertmurraya kyonggiensis sp. nov. and proposal for an emended genus Bacillus limiting it only to the members of the Subtilis and Cereus clades of species. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2020; 70:5753-5798. [PubMed].
  2. Shivani Y, Subhash Y, Bharti BD, Sasikala Ch, Ramana ChV. Bacillus crescens sp. nov., isolated from soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2015; 65:2531-2536. [PubMed].