Batrachospermum vagum var. torridum ( ) Sirodot 1884
Batrachospermum vagum var. torridum (Montagne) Sirodot 1884: 266
Published in: Sirodot, S. (1884). Les Batrachospermes organisation, functions, développement, classification. Ouvage accompagné de cinquante plances grevées d'après les dessins de MM. Sirodot et Bézier. pp. [i-v], -299, 50 pls. Paris: G. Masson, éditeur Libraire de l'Académie de Médicine.
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 Batrachospermum torridum Montagne
Batrachospermum torridum Montagne
Type locality: ad rupes in aquis quietis rivuli prope montem des Tigres...in insula cayennensi lectum (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Leprieur no. 833; see above. (Index Nominum Algarum
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
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: 04 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 July 2017 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.