Batrachospermum desikacharyi V.Sankaran
Batrachospermum desikacharyi V.Sankaran 1984: 169, pl. I, text-figs 1-13
Published in: Sankaran, V. (1984). Batrachospermum desikacharyi sp. nov. (Rhodophyta) from Valparai, Anamalais, Tamilnadu. Phykos 23: 163-170.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermum is Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: India: Tamil Nadu: Valparai, Anamalais (Silva 1996-to date). Type: V. Sankaran no. S 1/1; Herb. of Centre for Advanced Study in Bot., Univ. Madras (Silva 1996-to date
Ganesan, E.K., West, J.A. & Necchi, O., Jr. (2018). A catalogue and bibliography of non-marine (freshwater and estuarine) Rhodophyta (red algae) of India. Phytotaxa 364(1): 1-48, 2 figs.
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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Sankaran, V. (1984). Batrachospermum desikacharyi sp. nov. (Rhodophyta) from Valparai, Anamalais, Tamilnadu. Phykos 23: 163-170.
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