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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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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Verified by: 10 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 April 2019.