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Psammothidium oblongellum (Østrup) Van de Vijver 2002

Publication details
Psammothidium oblongellum (Østrup) Van de Vijver in Van de Vijver, Frenot & Beyens 2002: 107

Published in: Van de Vijver, B., Frenot, Y. & Beyens, L. (2002). Freshwater diatoms from Île de la Possession (Crozet Archipelago, sub-Antarctica). Bibliotheca Diatomologica 46: 1-412, incl. 132 pls., 1 fig., [4] maps.

Type species
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 oblongella (Østrup) C.E.Wetzel, Lange-Bertalot & Ector

Basionym
Achnanthes oblongella Østrup

Type information
Type locality: Thailand: Koh Chang, Klong Majum. Inlad waterfall sample (Wetzel, Lange-Bertalot & Ector 2017: 215). Holotype: C slide no. 3314 (Wetzel, Lange-Bertalot & Ector 2017: 215).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Wetzel, C.E., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Ector, L. (2017). Type analysis of Achnanthes oblongella Østrup and resurrection of Achnanthes saxonica Krasske (Bacillariophyta). Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 146: 209-227, 131 figs.

Key references
John, J. (2016). Diatoms from Stradbroke and Fraser Islands, Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 1. pp. [1]-377, 258 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Plinski, M. & Witkowski, A. (2011). Okrzemki – Bacillariophyta (Diatoms) (with the English key for the identification to the genus) Cz. 4/2: Okrzemki pierzaste (Fragilariophyceae, Eunotiophyceae, Achnanthales) Part two: Pennate diatoms - I). In: Flora Zatoki Gdanskiej i wód przyleglych (Baltyk poludniowy). : [1]-167, plus 4 pls, 4 photo.

Plinski, M. & Witkowski, A. (2020). Diatoms from the Gulf of Gdansk and surrounding waters (the southern Baltic Sea). pp. [1]-442, incl. 31 SEM pls, 16 photo pls. Gdansk: Gdansk University Press.

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