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Batrachospermum ferreri Reis 1967

Publication details
Batrachospermum ferreri Reis 1967: 174, pl V: figs a-c; pl. VI: figs a-d; pl. VII; pl. VIII: figs a-d

Published in: Reis, M.P. dos (1967). Duas espécies novas de Batrachospermum Roth: B. azeredoi e B. ferreri. Boletim da Sociedade Broteriana 41: 167-189.

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 Virescentia gulbenkianum (Reis) Necchi, D.C.Agostinho & M.L.Vis

Type information
Type locality: Portugal: river "da Mina do Pintor" near Vale de Cambra (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: P. Reis & A. Santos 485; 17.vi.1966; COI (Index Nominum Algarum

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Batrachospermum Section Virescentia

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
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.

Key references
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.

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: 22 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 August 2018 by G.M. Guiry

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References
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Reis, M.P. dos (1967). Duas espécies novas de Batrachospermum Roth: B. azeredoi e B. ferreri. Boletim da Sociedade Broteriana 41: 167-189.

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