Psammothidium montanum (Krasske) S.Mayama 2002
Psammothidium montanum (Krasske) S.Mayama in Mayama & al. 2002: 90
Published in: Mayama, S., Idei, M., Osada, K. & Nagumo, T. (2002). Nomenclatural changes for 20 diatom taxa occurring in Japan. Diatom. The Japanese Journal of Diatomology 18: 89-91.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Psammothidium is Psammothidium marginulatum (Grunow) Bukhtiyarova & Round.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Platessa montana (Krasske) Lange-Bertalot
Achnanthes montana Krasske
Germany: Saschen: Hainsberg.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found in mountainous places.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Combination also introduced by Aboal (2003: 174). - (23 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2004). Bacillariophyceae 4. Teil: Achnanthaceae, Kritische Erganzungen zu Navicula (Lineolatae), Gomphonema. Gesamtliteraturverzeichnis Teil 1-4 [second revised edition] [With "Ergänzungen und Revisionen" by H. Lange Bertalot]. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. (Ettl, H. et al. Eds) Vol. 2, pp. 1-468. Heidelberg: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
Kobayashi, H., Idei, M., Mayama, S., Nagumo, T. & Osada, K. (2006). Kobayashi hiromu keiso zukan. H.Kobayasi's atlas of Japanese diatoms based on electron microscopy. dai 1kan. pp. -531, 180 pls. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
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