Name DOI
Enright et al. 2003
Name Status
Validly Published
Current Authority
Enright et al. 2003
Preferred Name
Taxonomic Rank
Nomenclatural Type
(designated strain)
Refer to the type exemplar.
Type Strain
representative organism
T (= =)
Proper Form
Paenibacillus nematophilus Enright et al. 2003
Nomenclatural History
The species Paenibacillus nematophilus was originally described and validly published by Enright et al. 2003.
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This information was last reviewed on February 4, 2009.


  1. Enright MR, McInerney JO, Griffin CT. Characterization of endospore-forming bacteria associated with entomopathogenic nematodes, Heterorhabditis spp., and description of Paenibacillus nematophilus sp. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 2003; 53:435-441. [PubMed].