Batrachospermum phangiae E.T.Johnston, P.-E.Lim & M.L.Vis 2014
Batrachospermum phangiae E.T.Johnston, P.-E.Lim & M.L.Vis in Johnston & al. 2014: 335, figs 27-31 (as 'phangii' )
Published in: Johnston, E.T., Lim, P.-E., Buhari, N., Keil, E.J., Djawad, I. & Vis, M.L. (2014). Diversity of freshwater red algae (Rhodophyta) in Malaysia and Indonesia from morphological and molecular data. Phycologia 53(4): 320-341.
Publication date: 2014
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 Paludicola phangiae (E.T.Johnston, P.-E.Lim & M.L.Vis) M.L.Vis & Necchi
Type locality: 03º39'18.48"N, 101º19'11.04"E, North Selangor, Malaysia (Johnston et al. 2014: 335). Holotype: 1 September 2011; drainage ditch outside peat swamp alongside road. MICH a single specimen pressed and mounted on a herbarium sheet (Johnston et al. 2014: 335). Notes: Isotypes: BHO A-0979, KLU 12149, KEP 216686.
Named for Siew-Moi Phang.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Vis, M.L., Lee, J., Eloranta, P., Chapuis, I.S., Lam, D.W. & Necchi, O. Jr (2020). Paludicola gen.nov. and revision of the species formerly in Batrachospermum section Turfosa (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 56(4): 844-861.
Created: 29 August 2014 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 06 November 2020 by G.M. Guiry
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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.