Description: Scoble, J. M. & Cavalier-Smith, T. (2014): Scale evolution in Paraphysomonadida (Chrysophyceae): Sequence phylogeny and revised taxonomy of Paraphysomonas, new genus Clathromonas, and 25 new species. - Eur. J. Protistol. 50: 551-592.

Basionym: Paraphysomonas quadrispina. Thomsen & Kristiansen in: Thomsen, H. A., Zimmermann, B., Moestrup, 0. & Kristiansen, J. 1981. Some new freshwater species of Paraphysomonas (Chrysophyceae). - Nord. J. Bot. 1: 559-581.