Batrachospermella moniliformis , nom. illeg. 1833
Batrachospermella moniliformis Gaillon 1833: , nom. illeg.
Published in: Gaillon, B. (1833). Aperçu d'histoire naturelle et observations sur les limites qui séparent le règne végétal du règne animal [suivi des] tableaux synoptiques et méthodiques des genres des Nématozoaires (Lu à la Société d'Agriculture, du Commerce et des Arts, de Boulogne-sur-mer, dans sa séance publique du 19 Septembre 1832)
. pp. -24, . Boulogne: Imprimerie de Le Roy-Mabille, Grande Rue, no. 51.
Publication date: Oct.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermella is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), moniliform, cylindrical but contracted at regular intervals like a string of beads (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: intended combination of Batrachospermum moniliforme Roth 1800 (illeg.) [INA] - (5 Apr 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.