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International Journal of Microbiology
Volume 2011, Article ID 673136, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/673136
Research Article

Bacillus Strains Most Closely Related to Bacillus nealsonii Are Not Effectively Circumscribed within the Taxonomic Species Definition

1USF Center for Biological Defense, College of Public Health, University of South Florida, 3602 Spectrum Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33612-9401, USA
2Department of Botany and Microbiology, University of Oklahoma, 770 Van Vleet Oval, Norman, OK 73019-6131, USA
3Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University, 5600 US No. 1 North, Fort Pierce, FL 34946, USA

Received 10 May 2011; Revised 12 August 2011; Accepted 19 August 2011

Academic Editor: Luca Simone Cocolin

Copyright © 2011 K. Kealy Peak et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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