Parodontella calamus (Tempère & Brun) S.Komura
Parodontella calamus (Tempère & Brun) S.Komura 1999: 60
Published in: Komura, S. (1999). Barrel-shaped diatoms from the Miocene Nabuto Formation, central Japan. Diatom 15: 51-78, 177 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Parodontella.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Biddulphia calamus Tempère & Brun
Type locality: Japan: Sendai (Upper Miocene) (Silva 1996-to date).
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Sims, P.A., Williams, D.M. & Ashworth, M.[P.] (2018). Examination of type specimens for the genera Odontella and Zygoceros (Bacillariophyceae) with evidence for the new family Odontellaceae and a description of three new genera. Phytotaxa 382(1): 1-56, 156 figs, 2 text-figs.
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