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Batrachospermum bakarense Kumano & Ratnasabapathy 1984

Publication details
Batrachospermum bakarense Kumano & Ratnasabapathy 1984: 20, figs 1-14

Published in: Kumano, S. & Ratnasabapathy, M. (1984). Studies on freshwater red algae of Malaysia IV. Batrachospermum bakarense, sp. nov. from Sungai Bakar, Kelantan, West Malaysia. Japanese Journal of Phycology 32: 19-23.

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 Paludicola bakarensis (Kumano & Ratnasabapathy) M.L.Vis & Necchi

Type information
Type locality: Sungai Bakar, Kelantan, West Malaysia (Kumano & Ratnasabapathy 1984: 22). Holotype: Ratnasabapathy no. 13; 3/VI, 1982; Herb. Fac. Sc. Kobe Univ. (Kumano & Ratnasabapathy 1984: 22). Notes: Isotype: Ratnasabathy No. 3 in Herb. of Dept. of Botany, Univ. of Malaya.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Vis, M.L., Lee, J., Eloranta, P., Chapuis, I.S., Lam, D.W. & Necchi, O. Jr (2020). Paludicola gen.nov. and revision of the species formerly in Batrachospermum section Turfosa (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 56(4): 844-861.

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.

Necchi, O., Jr, Agostinho, D.C. & Vis, M.L. (2018). Revision of Batrachospermum section Virescentia (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) with the establishment of the new genus, Virescentia stat. nov.. Cryptogamie Algologie 39(3): 313-338.

Created: 22 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Kumano, S. & Ratnasabapathy, M. (1984). Studies on freshwater red algae of Malaysia IV. Batrachospermum bakarense, sp. nov. from Sungai Bakar, Kelantan, West Malaysia. Japanese Journal of Phycology 32: 19-23.

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