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Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Nemaliales
Family Liagoraceae
Genus Titanophycus

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Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 01 Jul 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Panama. Saboga-Las Perlas. Habit showing dichotomous branching — note carposporophytes as red dots on lower branch surfaces.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Panama. Longitudinal medullary filaments giving rise to dichotomously branched cortical filaments.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Panama. Developing densely packed carposporophyte.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Panama. Dichotomously branched cortical filaments.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Panama. Slightly incurved carpogonial branch.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Panama. Saboga-Las Perlas. In situ growing on rubble.. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood
Houtman Abrolhos, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

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Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood Panama. Dichotomously branched cortical filaments.
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood 2006: 119, figs 34 A-G

Published in: Huisman, J.M., Saunders, G.W. & Sherwood, A.W. (2006). Recognition of Titanophycus, a new genus based on Liagora valida Harv. (Liagoraceae, Nemaliales). In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (McCarthy, P.M. Eds), pp. 116-119. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Titanophycus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Liagora valida Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Sand Key, Florida, USA (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 127). Lectotype: TCD (Huisman 2002: 788, fig. 40).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Liagora valida Harvey 1853
Galaxaura valida (Harvey) P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1878

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Liagora annulata J.Agardh 1876
Liagora tenuis J.Agardh 1896
Liagora rosacea Zeh 1912
Liagora pseudorobusta K.C.Fan 1974

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. & Lin, S.-M. (2018). Liagoraceae. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 49-76. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

N'Yeurt, A.D.R. & Payri, C.E. (2010). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia III. Rhodophyta, with additions to the Phaeophyceae and Chlorophyta. Cryptogamie Algologie 31: 3-205.

Popolizio, T.R., Schneider, C.W. & Lane, C.E. (2015). A molecular evaluation of the Liagoraceae sensu lato (Nemaliales, Rhodophyta) in Bermuda including Liagora nesophila sp. nov. and Yamadaella grassyi sp. nov. Journal of Phycology 51(4): 637-658.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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