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Batrachospermum trichocontortum Sheath & Vis

Publication details
Batrachospermum trichocontortum Sheath & Vis 1996: 131, figs 35-44

Published in: Vis, M.L. & Sheath, R.G. (1996). Distribution and systematics of Batrachospermum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) in North America. 9. Section Batrachospermum : description of five new species. Phycologia 35: 124-134.

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Batrachospermum Section Batrachospermum

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Route 121 5 km north of Route 76 and outskirts of Newbury, South Carolina, USA (Vis & Sheath 1996: 131). Holotype: R.G. Sheath SC 2: R.G. Sheath and D. Kaczmarczyk; 21 March 1989; Stream. UBC A81616 (Vis & Sheath 1996: 131).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 August 2019.

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