Batrachospermum nodosum J.N.Misra & A.K.Dey, nom. inval. 1959
Batrachospermum nodosum J.N.Misra & A.K.Dey 1959: 124, figs. 12-15, nom. inval.
Published in: Misra, J.N. & Dey, A.K. (1959). Studies on tbe fresh water Rhodophyceae (Red algae) of Uttar Pradesh. Vijnana Parishad Anusandhan Patrika [Research Journal of the Hindi Sciencs Acaddemy] 2(3): 124-134.
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: lacking Latin diagnosis (Hindi). - (2 Feb 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Batrachospermum nodosum J.N.Misra & A.K.Dey)
South-west Asia: India (Balakrishnan & Chaugule 1980).
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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