Batrachospermum tapirense Kumano & Phang
Batrachospermum tapirense Kumano & Phang 1987: 259-261, figs 1-17
Published in: Kumano, S. & Phang, S.-M. (1987). Studies on freshwater red algae of Malaysia VII. Batrachospermum tapirense sp. nov. from Sungai Tapir, Johor, peninsular Malaysia. Japanese Journal of Phycology 35: 259-264.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermum is Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle.
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This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Sungei Tapir, a tributary of Sungei Endau, Johor, Malaysia (Kumano & Phang 1987: 261). Holotype: Phang Siew Moi (No. 216); 30 September 1985; Herb. Fac. Sci., Kob Univ. (Kumano & Phang 1987: 261). Notes: Isotype: Herbarium of Department of Botany, University of Malaya.
Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater red algae of the world. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.
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Kumano, S. & Phang, S.-M. (1987). Studies on freshwater red algae of Malaysia VII. Batrachospermum tapirense sp. nov. from Sungai Tapir, Johor, peninsular Malaysia. Japanese Journal of Phycology 35: 259-264.
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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 18 August 2019.