Batrachospermum pulvinatum Bonhomme 1858
Batrachospermum pulvinatum Bonhomme 1858: 7; pl. 2, fig. III
Published in: Bonhomme, J. (1858). Notes sur quelques algues d'eau douce 1er fragment. pp. 1-8. Rodez: Imp. de Carrère aîn.
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 sporulans f. pulvinatum (Bonhomme) Starmach
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cushion-shaped, strongly convexed (Stearn 1973).
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.
Created: 27 October 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 27 October 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Starmach, K. (1981). Batrachospermum sporulans Sirodot und B. sporulans for. pulvinatum (Bonhomme) Starmach in Quellbach "Zródlany" in Krynica. Frag. Florist. Geobot. 27(3): 545-553, 11 fig., 8 photos on unnumbered pls.
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda 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.