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Encyonema montana is the smallest species in the E. reimeri group of taxa. It is larger than E. brehmii (Hustedt) Mann and smaller than E. neomuelleri Krammer. These taxa have lower areola densities.

LM scalebar = 10 µm
Encyonema montana LM1 Encyonema montana LM3 Encyonema montana LM2 Encyonema montana LM4 Encyonema montana LM6 Encyonema montana LM5 Encyonema montana LM7
Length Range
15.8-22.4 µm
Width Range
6.8-8.5 µm
Striae in 10 µm
11-12

Also compare to

Encyonema brehmii

(Hustedt) Mann

BioData Reference
Krammer 1997 T2 Pl 104 Fig 1-3

Encyonema neomuelleri

Krammer