Batrachospermum balakrishnanii B.B.Chaugule 1980
Batrachospermum balakrishnanii B.B.Chaugule 1980: 7
Published in: Chaugule, B.B. (1980). Morphology and life history of a new species of Batrachospermum from Kas (Maharashtra). Maharashtra Viswa Mahavidyalaya Patrika 15: 1-8.
Publication date: 1980
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 balakrishnanii (Chaugule) 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.
Desikachary, T.V., Balakrishnan, M.S. & Krishnamurthy, V. (1990). Florideophycidae Palmariales - Gelidiales. In: Rhodophyta. II. Taxonomy part. Part IIA. (Desikachary, T.V., Krishnamurthy, V. & Balakrishnan, M.S. Eds), pp. 47-214. Madras, India: Madras Science Foundation.
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