Batrachospermum skujanum O.Necchi
Batrachospermum skujanum O.Necchi 1986: 519, figs 2-12
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 Kumanoa skujana (Necchi) Necchi & Vis
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Brazil: Est São Paulo: Evangelista de Souza Station, Paralheiros (Silva 1996-to date). Type: E.J. Paula & M.L. Cristtoffersen; 13 February 1975; SP 176790 (Silva 1996-to date
Source of synonymy
Necchi, O. Jr., Vis, M.L. & Oliveira, M.C. (2010). Phylogenetic relationships in Kumanoa (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) species in Brazil with the proposal of Kumanoa amazonensis sp. nov.. Phycologia 49(1): 97-103.
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.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Batrachospermum&species=skujanum
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=skujanum
Created: 04 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 February 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.