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Sirodotia suecica Kylin

Publication details
Sirodotia suecica Kylin 1912: 38, figs 3, 16 a-f

Published in: Kylin, H. (1912). Studien über die Schwedischen Arten der Gattungen Batrachospermum Roth und Sirodotia nov. gen. Nova Acta Regiae Soc. Sci. Ups. Ser. IV, 3: 1-40.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sirodotia.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Batrachospermum suecicum (Kylin) O.Necchi & T.J.Entwisle 1990

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Batrachospermum vagum var. [flagelliforme] f. tenuissimum Collins 1902
Sirodotia fennica Skuja 1931
Sirodotia tenuissima (Collins) Skuja ex L.H.Flint 1948
Sirodotia acuminata Skuja ex L.Flint 1951
Sirodotia ambigua Skuja ex T.J.Entwisle 1993
Sirodotia goebelii Entwisle & Foard 1999

Taxonomic notes
Day et al. (1995: 249) records this species as being a synonym of Batrachospermum suecicum. In the same work they record entries for ‘dense form’ and ‘open form’ which are all recorded as being synonyms of the same species. For simplicity the distribution of all three entities is recorded in this entry.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Sweden: Skane: Smaland (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Eloranta, P., Kwandrans, J. & Kusel-Fetzmann, E. (2011). Rhodophyceae and Phaeophyceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa Band 7. Freshwater flora of Central Europe. Volume 7. (Schagerl, M. Eds), pp. [i]-x, [1]-155. Heidelberg: Spectrum Akademischer Verlag.

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.

Enwisle, T.J. & Foard, H.J. (1999). Sirodotia (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) in Australia and New Zealand. Australian Systematic Botany 12(4): 605-613.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Kapraun, D.F., Braly, K.S. & Freshwater, D.W. (2007). Nuclear DNA content variation in the freshwater red algal orders Batrachospermales and Thoreales (Florideophyceae, Nemaliophycidae). Phycologia 49: 54-62.

Kumano, S. (1982). Development of carpogonium and taxonomy of six species of the genus Sirodotia, Rhodophyta, from Japan and West Malaysia. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 95: 125-137.

Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater red algae of the world. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.

Lam, D.W., Entwisle, T.J., Eloranta, P., Kwandrans, J. & Vis, M.L. (2012). Circumscription of species in the genus Sirodotia (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) based on molecular and morphological data. European Journal of Phycology 47(1): 42-50.

Sheath, R.G. & Sherwood, A.R. (2011). Rhodophyta (Red Algae). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 159-180. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Vis, M.L. & Sheath, R.G. (1998). A molecular and morphological investigation of the relationship between Batrachospermum spermatoinvolucrum and B. gelatinosum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 33: 231-239, 5 figs, 3 tables.

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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Carmona, J., Bojorge-García, M., Beltrán, Y. & Ramírez-Rodríguez, R. (2009). Phenology of Sirodotia suecica (Batrachospermaceae, Rhodophyta) n a high-altitude stream in central Mexico. Phycological Research 57(2): 118-126.
Vishnyakov, V.S. (2013). Sirodotia suecica Kylin. In: he Red Data Book of Republic of Buryatia. Rare and Endangered Species of Animals, Plants and Fungi. 3rd Edition, Revised and Enlarged. (Anon. Eds), pp. 389. Ulan-Ude:: Buryat Scientific Center SB RAS Publisher. [in Russian]

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