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Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby 1830

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Batrachospermales
Family Batrachospermaceae
Genus Batrachospermum

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Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Trichogyne. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Three trichogynes. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Filament with carposporophytes. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Filaments and branching with some calcification, at low magnification. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Four trichogynes. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Fertilized trichogyne. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Fertilized trichogyne. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby
Prox. Cortical cells. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.. 04 Feb 2009. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Rhodoglossum foliiferum (Harvey) J.Agardh

Batrachospermum confusum (Bory) Hassall Prox. Filament with carposporophytes. Dodford, Northants, UK, In a fast stream.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com)

Publication details
Batrachospermum moniliforme var. confusum (Bory) Duby 1830: 979

Published in: Duby, J.É. (1830). Aug. Pyrami de Candolle Botanicon gallicum sen synopsis plantarum in flora gallica descriptarum. Editio secunda. Ex herbariis et schedis Candollianis propriisque digestum a J. É. Duby V.D.M. Pars secunda plantas cellulares continens. pp. [i-vi], [545]-1068, [i]-lviii. Paris: Ve Desray, Rue Hautefueille, No. 4.
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Type species
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 Sheathia confusa (Bory) Salomaki & M.L.Vis

Basionym
Batrachospermum ludibundum var. confusum Bory

Type information
Type locality: near Fougères, Brittany, France (Salomaki et al. 2014: 536). Notes: France; Spain; Germany; Poland; Russia (INA).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moniliform, cylindrical but contracted at regular intervals like a string of beads (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hindák, F. & Hindáková, A. (2016). Algae. In: Zoznam nižších a vyšších rastlín Slovenska [List of lower and upper plants of Slovakia]. Version 1.1. Link. . Slovakia: On-line list.

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