Batrachospermum suecicum ( ) O.Necchi & T.J.Entwisle
Batrachospermum suecicum (Kylin) O.Necchi & T.J.Entwisle 1990: 486
Original publication: Necchi, O., Jr & Entwisle, T.J. (1990). A reappraisal of generic and subgeneric classification in the Batrachospermaceae (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 29(4): 478-488.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermum is Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Sirodotia suecica Kylin
Sirodotia suecica Kylin
Type locality: Sweden: Skane: Smaland (Silva 1996-to date).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Batrachospermum suecicum (Kylin) O.Necchi & T.J.Entwisle)
Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Day et al. 1995).
Day et al. (1995: 249) record Sirodotia suecica Kylin as being a synonym of this species and note that this includes dense form and open form.
Source of synonymy
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Batrachospermum&species=suecicum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Batrachospermum&Species=suecicum
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:108289