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Batrachospermum puiggarianum Grunow

Publication details
Batrachospermum puiggarianum Grunow in Wittrock & Nordstedt 1883: no. 501

Published in: Wittrock, V.B., Nordstedt, C.F.O. & Lagerheim, G. (1883). Algae aquae dulcis exsiccatae praecipue Scandinavicae quas adjectis algis marinis chlorophyllaceis et hycochromaceis. Vol. Fasc. 11-12 pp. nos 501-600..

Publication date: 25 May 1883

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 Torularia puiggariana (Grunow) M.J.Wynne

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

Nomenclatural notes
Accepted name: Nothocladus puiggarianus (Grunow) Entwisle & M.L. Vis (2016 [June]: 392); Setacea puiggariana (Grunow) Necchi & Rossignolo (2016 [July]: 343). - (23 Aug 2016) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Brazil: Est. Sao Paulo: Apiaí (24.31ºS, 48.50ºW); Uruguay: Montevideo (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype (fide Geissler, Kusber & Jahn 2006: 101): Y.I. Puiggari; prior to 1883; S (Sheath, Vis & Cole 1993: 720). Notes: Apiaí, Sao Paulo, Brasil (Entwisle et al., 2016: 392).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Wynne, M.J. (2019). Torularia Bonnnemaison, 1828, a generic name to be reinstated for Atrophycus Necchi & Rossignolo, 2017. Notulae Algarum 89: 1-4, no figs.

Key references
Entwisle, T.J. (1992). The setaceous species of Batrachospermum (Rhodophyta): a re-evaluation of B. atrum (Hudson) Harvey and B. puiggarianum Grunow including the description of B. diatyches sp. nov. from Tasmania, Australia. Muelleria 7: 425-445.

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.

Entwisle, T.J., Vis, M.L., Chiasson, W.B., Necchi Jr., O. & Sherwood, A.R. (2009). Systematics of the Batrachospermales (Rhodophyta) - a synthesis. Journal of Phycology 45(3): 704-715, 2 figs, 1 table.

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.

Rossignolo, N.L. & Necchi, O., Jr. (2016). Revision of section Setacea of the genus Batrachospermum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) with emphasis on specimens from Brazil. Phycologia 55(4): 337-346, 17 figs, 3 tables.

Sheath, R.G., Vis, M.L. & Cole, K.M. (1993). Distribution and systematics of Batrachospermum (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) in North America. 3. Section Setacea. Journal of Phycology 29(5): 719 -725, 18 figs, 2 tables.

Created: 21 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 February 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Entwisle, T.J. (1992). The setaceous species of Batrachospermum (Rhodophyta): a re-evaluation of B. atrum (Hudson) Harvey and B. puiggarianum Grunow including the description of B. diatyches sp. nov. from Tasmania, Australia. Muelleria 7: 425-445.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 September 2019.

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