Batrachospermum nodosum (Skuja) O.Necchi & T.J.Entwisle 1990
Batrachospermum nodosum (Skuja) O.Necchi & T.J.Entwisle 1990: 485
Published in: Necchi, O., Jr & Entwisle, T.J. (1990). A reappraisal of generic and subgeneric classification in the Batrachospermaceae (Rhodophyta). Phycologia 29(4): 478-488.
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 Nothocladus nodosus Skuja
Nothocladus nodosus Skuja
Type locality: Australia: Victoria: Yarra River near Melbourne (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 July 2016 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 18 October 2021.