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Batrachospermum desikacharyi V.Sankaran

Publication details
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.

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.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
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

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Key references
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.

Created: 22 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 September 2018 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Sankaran, V. (1984). Batrachospermum desikacharyi sp. nov. (Rhodophyta) from Valparai, Anamalais, Tamilnadu. Phykos 23: 163-170.

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