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Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Batrachospermales
Family Batrachospermaceae
Genus Batrachospermum

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Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; ditch, 400x, DIC. 25 Mar 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; ditch, 200x, DIC. 25 Mar 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; ditch, 1000x, DIC. 25 Mar 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 100x, DIC. 11 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 100x, DIC. 11 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 200x, DIC. 21 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 100x, DIC. 21 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Sargassum granuliferum var. dubiosum Grunow

Draparnaldia plumosa (Vaucher) C.Agardh Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; ditch, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Batrachospermum plumosum Vaucher 1803: pl. 11: figs 2, 4

Published in: Vaucher, J.-P. [É.] (1803). Histoire des conferves d'eau douce. Contenant leurs différens modes de reproduction, et la description de leurs principales espèces, suivie de l'histoire des trémelles et des ulves d'eau douce. pp. [i]-xv, [1]-285 [2], pls I-XVII plates. Genève [Geneva]: chez J.J. Paschoud, Libraire.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Draparnaldia mutabilis (Roth) Bory

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), feathery (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 07 November 2005 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 December 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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