Batrachospermum nothogeae Skuja, nom. inval. 1984
Batrachospermum nothogeae Skuja in Enwisle & Kraft 1984: 217, nom. inval.
Published in: Entwisle, T.J. & Kraft, G.T. (1984). Survey of freshwater red algae (Rhodophyta) of south-eastern Australia. Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 35: 213-259.
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 Torularia atra (Hudson) M.J.Wynne
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: no description [INA]. - (12 Feb 2019) - 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
Wynne, M.J. (2019). Torularia Bonnnemaison, 1828, a generic name to be reinstated for Atrophycus Necchi & Rossignolo, 2017. Notulae Algarum 89: 1-4, no figs.
Created: 30 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 February 2019 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 18 October 2021.