Sirodotia iyengarii


Taxonavigation: Batrachospermales 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Rhodophyta
Subdivisio: Rhodophytina
Classis: Florideophyceae
Subclassis: Nemaliophycidae
Ordo: Batrachospermales

Familia: Batrachospermaceae
Genus: Sirodotia
Species: Sirodotia iyengarii



Sirodotia iyengarii Baluswami & Babu, 1999

  • Type locality: Nilambur. Malappuram district (near Coimbatore of Ta.!llil Nadul. Kerala [India].
  • Type: B. Nagarajan; 8.2.1994 and 15.6.1994; Filaments found attached to a boulder. submerged under swiftly flowing water current in a hill stream. Herbarium no. 540, submitted in the Laboratory of Phycology, Departnent of Botany, Madras Christian College (Autonomous). Chennai-600 059.


  • Baluswami, M. & Babu, B. 1999. The structure and reproduction of Sirodotia iyengarii sp. nov. In: Recent Trends in Algal Research. (Subbarangiah, G. Eds), pp. 237–244. Waltair, India: Department of Botany, Andhra University. Reference page. : 238, 240, figs 1–18
  • Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. Sirodotia iyengarii. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. Accessed 28 August 2017.