Chara batrachosperma Weis, nom. illeg. 1770
Chara batrachosperma Weis 1770: 33, fig. 1, nom. illeg.
Published in: Weis, F.G. (1770). Plantae cryptogamicae florae gottingensis collegit et descripsit D. Fridericus Guilielmus Weis. pp. [i]-xii, -333, Index. Gottingae: Sumptibus viduvae Abr. Vandenhoeck.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Batrachospermum gelatinosum (Linnaeus) De Candolle
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: superfluous, cited Conferva gelatinosa Linnaeus, 1753: 1635, in the protologue. - (23 Jan 2014) - 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
Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxxviii, 1-762. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.
Gregor, T., Raabe, U. & Van Raam, J. (2012). Typification of Nitella gracilis (Sm.) C.Agardh var. confervacea Brébisson (= N. confervacea (Brébisson) A. Braun ex Leonhardi) with remarks on its nomenclatural history. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(4): 391-398.
Created: 22 January 2014 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 05 April 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 August 2022.