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Batrachospermum guianense (Montagne) Kützing, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Batrachospermum guianense (Montagne) Kützing 1853: 7, nom. illeg.

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1853). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. III pp. 1-28, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
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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.

Basionym
Batrachospermum moniliforme var. guianense Montagne

Type information
French Guiana: mountains near CayenneCollector: C. Leprieur 348; PC

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Batrachospermum moniliforme var. guianense Montagne 1840

Nomenclatural notes
As Batrachospermum cayennense is based on same type as Batrachospermum moniliforme var. guianense Montagne 1840, and is an earlier name, it has nomenclatural priority over a combination based on the varietal epihtet as taxa only have priority in their own rank. - (24 May 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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.

Key references
Balakrishnan, M.S. & Chaugule, B.B. (1980). Indian Batrachospermaceae. In: Taxonomy of Algae. Papers presented at the International Synposium on Taxonomy of Algae held at the Cenre of Advanced Study in Botany University of Madras, December 9-16, 1974. (Desikachary, T.V. & Raja Rao, V.N Eds), pp. 223-248. Madras: University of Madras.

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