Batrachospermum umamaheswararaoi Baluswami & Babu 1999
Batrachospermum umamaheswararaoi Baluswami & Babu 1999: 247
Published in: Baluswami, M. & Babu, M. (1999). The structure and reproduction of Batrachospermum umamaheswararaoi sp. nov. In: Recent Trends in Algal Research. (Subbarangiah, G. Eds), pp. 245-254. Waltair: Andhra University.
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 Kumanoa umamaheswararaoi (Baluswami & Babu) E.K.Ganesan & J.A.West
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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
Ganesan, E.K. & West, J.A. (2013). Nomenclatural changes for some freshwater red algae from India. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 28(1): 45-51.
Created: 30 June 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 June 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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Baluswami, M. & Babu, M. (1999). The structure and reproduction of Batrachospermum umamaheswararaoi sp. nov. In: Recent Trends in Algal Research. (Subbarangiah, G. Eds), pp. 245-254. Waltair: Andhra University.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 January 2021.