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Batrachospermum nova-guineense Kumano & Johnstone 1983

Publication details
Batrachospermum nova-guineense Kumano & Johnstone 1983: 66, figs 1-20

Published in: Kumano, S. & Johnstone, I.M. (1983). Studies on the freshwater Rhodophyta of Papua New Guinea I. Batrachospermum nova-guineense sp. nov. from the Papuan Lowlands. Japanese Journal of Phycology 31: 65-70.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermum is Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Batrachospermum Section Batrachospermum

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Kumano & Johnstone (1983), this belongs to the section Moniliformia. - (27 Feb 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Ove Ove Creek (a Veimauri River tributary), Central District, Papua New Guinea (Kumano & Johnstone 1983: 66). Holotype: Johnstone PNG 413a; 9 August 1979; On submerged logs and leaves of aquatic macrophytes in a small, permanent, tropical lowland stream. Herb. Univ. Papua New Guinea (Kumano & Johnstone 1983: 66). Notes: Isotype: Johnstone PNG 413b, 9/VIII 1979, Herbarium of Faculty of Science, Kobe University, Japan

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Source of current name
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.

Key references
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.

Created: 21 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 February 2007 by Wendy Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 August 2020.

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