Batrachospermum macrosporum Montagne 1850

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Batrachospermum macrosporum Montagne 1850: 293

Published in: Montagne, C. (1850). Cryptogamia guyanensis, seu plantarum cellularium in Guyana gallica annis 1835-1849 a Cl. Leprieur collectarum enumeratio universalis. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Botanique, Troisième série 14: 283-309.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Batrachospermum is Conferva gelatinosa Linnaeus.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Montagnia macrospora (Montagne) Necchi, M.L.Vis & A.S.Garcia.

Type Information
Type locality: French Guiana: in Orapu and Comté rivers, near Cayenne; (Montagne 1850: 293) Holotype: Leprieur 1105; PC; 0452180 (Necchi 1990: 37) Notes: PC0473630-PC0473633 (Isotypes).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Revised description ( Necchi, Vis & Garcia in Necchi et al., 2019: 587).

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 13 April 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 April 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 06 October 2022

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