Name DOI
Elo et al. 2001
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Elo et al. 2001
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Paenibacillus borealis Elo et al. 2001
Nomenclatural History
The species Paenibacillus borealis was originally described and validly published by Elo et al. 2001.
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This information was last reviewed on February 4, 2009.


  1. Elo S, Suominen I, Kämpfer P, Juhanoja J, Salkinoja-Salonen M, Haahtela K. Paenibacillus borealis sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing species isolated from spruce forest humus in Finland. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2001; 51:535-545. [PubMed].