Batrachospermum longiarticulatum O.Necchi 1990
Batrachospermum longiarticulatum O.Necchi 1990: 31, 33, fig. 29, 39-42
Published in: Necchi, O., Jr (1990). Revision of the genus Batrachospermum Roth (Rhodophyta, Batrachospermales) in Brazil. Bibliotheca Phycologica 84: i-iii, 1-201, 270 figs.
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 Visia longiarticulata (O.Necchi) O.Necchi & A.García
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Brazil: Amazonas, Presidnte Figueiredo, Manaus-Caracarai Road (Necchi 1990: 33). Holotype: O. Necchi Jr.; 29 January 1984; SP 187156 (Necchi 1990: 33).
Source of current name
Necchi, O., Jr, García Filho, A. & Paiano, M.O. (2019). Revision of Batrachospermum sections Acarposporophytum and Aristata (Batrachospermales, Rhodophyta) with the establishment of the new genera Acarposporophycos and Visia. Phytotaxa 395(2): 51-65, 7 fig., 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.
Created: 03 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 April 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 August 2020.