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Batrachospermum floridanum Skuja, nom. inval.

Publication details
Batrachospermum floridanum Skuja in Sheath, M.L.Vis & K.M.Cole 1992: 245, nom. inval.

Published in: Sheath, R.G., Vis, M.L. & Cole, K.M. (1992). Distribution and systematics of Batrachospermum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) in North America. 1. Section Contorta. Journal of Phycology 28: 237-246.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermum is Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Kumanoa intorta (C.-C.Jao) Entwisle, M.L.Vis, W.B.Chiasson, Necchi & A.R.Sherwood

Origin of species name
(Latin), of or from the state of Florida (Dawes & Mathieson 2008).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: in synonymy of Batrachospermum intortum C.C. Jao, 1941 - (10 Mar 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
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.

Source of current name
Sheath, R.G., Vis, M.L. & Cole, K.M. (1992). Distribution and systematics of Batrachospermum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) in North America. 1. Section Contorta. Journal of Phycology 28: 237-246.

Key references
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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