Batrachospermum sirodotia Skuja ex L.Flint 1951
Batrachospermum sirodotia Skuja ex L.Flint 1951: 755, figs 13-20
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 Batrachospermum helminthosum Bory
Type locality: Terry's Creek, near Kentwood, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: L.H. flint; 23.vi. 1944; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: T. not designated, but implied p. 756 (see INA).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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.
Source of current name
Kapraun, D.F., Braly, K.S. & Freshwater, D.W. (2007). Nuclear DNA content variation in the freshwater red algal orders Batrachospermales and Thoreales (Florideophyceae, Nemaliophycidae). Phycologia 49: 54-62.
Created: 01 February 2007 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2015 by G.M. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Kylin, H. (1912). Studien über die Schwedischen Arten der Gattungen Batrachospermum Roth und Sirodotia nov. gen. Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Ups. Ser. IV, 3: 1-40.
Necchi, O., Jr (1991). The section Sirodotia of Batrachospermum (Rhodophyta, Batrachospermaceae) in Brazil.. Alg. Stud. 62: 17-30.
Reis, P.E.M. Póvoa dos (1960). Revisão dos espécimes de Batrachospermum Roth e Sirodotia Kylin dos Herbários dos Institutos Botânicos de Coimbra e Lisboa. Boletim da Sociedade Broteriana, Ser. 2 34: 37-55, 1 pl..
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 October 2021.