Batrachospermum sirodotii Skuja ex M.P.
Batrachospermum sirodotii Skuja ex M.P.Reis 1974: 95
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermum is Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
B. virgatum Sirodot, Batr. p. 286, pl. 49: fig. 107, pl. 50: figs 1-5 (1884) excl. B. julianum sensu Sirod. non (Menegh.) Arc., non Kützing (INA). - (10 Feb 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Portugal: rio Agueda, afl. do Vouga, entre Eirol e Taipa (Silva 1996-to date). P. Reis & a. Santos 411: 21.iv.1965; COI (Silva 1996-to date
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
Necchi, O., Jr (1990). Revision of the genus Batrachospermum Roth (Rhodophyta, Batrachospermales) in Brazil. Bibliotheca Phycologica 84: i-iii, 1-201, 270 figs.
De Castro Agostinho, D. & Necchi, O. (2014). Systematics of the section Virescentia of the genus Batrachospermum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) in Brazil. Phycologia 53(6): 561-570, 14 fig., 3 tables.
Created: 10 February 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Aghajanian, J.G. & Hommersand, M.H. (1978). The fine structure of the pit connections of Batrachospermum sirodotii Skuja. Protoplasma 96: 247-265.
Aghajanian, J.G. & Hommersand, M.H. (1980). Growth and differentiation of axial and lateral filaments in Batrachospermum sirodotii (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 16: 15-28.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 August 2019.