Batrachospermum vagum f. keratophytum (Bory) Sirodot 1884
Batrachospermum vagum f. keratophytum (Bory) Sirodot 1884: 264, pl. XXXIV ; pl. XXXV : fig. 3; pl. XXXVII : figs 1, 5
Published in: Sirodot, S. (1884). Les Batrachospermes organisation, functions, développement, classification. Ouvage accompagné de cinquante plances grevées d'après les dessins de MM. Sirodot et Bézier. pp. [i-v], -299, 50 pls. Paris: G. Masson, éditeur Libraire de l'Académie de Médicine.
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 Batrachospermum keratophytum Bory
Batrachospermum keratophytum Bory
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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.
Created: 21 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 September 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 August 2020.