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Nothocladus nodosus Skuja

Publication details
Nothocladus nodosus Skuja 1934: 186, 187, 188, pl. 2: figs 1-13

Published in: Skuja, H. (1934). Untersuchungen über die Rhodophyceen des Sußwassers. Beihefte zum Botanische Centralblatt 52: 173-192.

Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Nothocladus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Batrachospermum nodosum (Skuja) O.Necchi & T.J.Entwisle 1990

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nothocladus tasmanicus Skuja 1934

Taxonomic notes
Day et al. (1995: 249) record this species as being a synonym of Batrachospermum nodosum.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Description
Emended Description (Entwisle et al., 2016: 389).

Type information
Type locality: Australia: Victoria: Yarra River near Melbourne (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Entwisle, T.J. & Foard, H.J. (2007). Batrachospermales. In: Algae of Australia Batrachospermales, Thoreales, Oedogoniales and Zygnemaceae. (Entwisle, T.J., Skinner, S., Lewis, S.H. & Foard, H.J. Eds), pp. 1-25. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.

Entwisle, T.J., Johnston, E.T., Lam, D.W., Stewart, S.A. & Vis, M.L. (2016). Nocturama gen. nov., Nothocladus s. lat. and other taxonomic novelties resulting from the further resolution of paraphyly in Australasian members of Batrachospermum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 52(3): 384-396.

Vis, M.L., Chiasson, W.B. & Sheath, R.G. (2005). Phylogenetic relationship of Batrachospermum species (Batrachospermales, Rhodphyta) from coastal streams in French Guiana. Phycologia 44: 441-446.

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