Batrachospermum procarpum Skuja 1931
Batrachospermum procarpum Skuja 1931: 81, pl. 1: figs 1-13
Published in: Skuja, H. (1931). Einiges zur Kenntnis der brasilianischen Batrachospermen. Hedwigia 71: 78-87.
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 Kumanoa procarpa (Skuja) Entwisle, M.L.Vis, W.B.Chiasson, Necchi & A.R.Sherwood
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Entwisle, T.J., Vis, M.L., Chiasson, W.B., Necchi Jr., O. & Sherwood, A.R. (2009). Systematics of the Batrachospermales (Rhodophyta) - a synthesis. Journal of Phycology 45(3): 704-715, 2 figs, 1 table.
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.
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Michael 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.