Neoizziella divaricata (C.K.Tseng) S.-M. , S.-Y.Yang &
Liagora divaricata C.K.Tseng Hawaii; left; plant on right is Liagora perennis; scale 5 mm.
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Neoizziella divaricata (C.K.Tseng) S.-M.Lin, S.-Y.Yang & Huisman 2011: 257, 258, figs 16-21
Published in: Lin, S.-M., Yang, S.-Y. & Huisman, J.M. (2011). Systematics of Liagora with diffuse gonimoblasts based on rbcL sequences and carposporophyte development, including the description of the new genera Neoizziella and Macrocarpus (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta). European Journal of Phycology 46(3): 249-262.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neoizziella is Neoizziella asiatica S.-M.Lin, S.-Y.Yang & Huisman.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Liagora divaricata C.K.Tseng
Type locality: Tsinglan-Lang (Qinglan-Gang), Hainan, China (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 125). Holotype: C.K. Tseng 777; 7 Apr. 1934; QD (Huisman 2006: 62). Notes: Abbott & Huisman (2003: 602) give the following data: Holotype locality and specimen: China, Hainan Province, Tsinglan-Kang (Qinglan-Gang); presumably in AST [Herbarium of Academia Sinica, Tsingtao (Qingdao). Hainan Island , southern China (Lin et al. 2011).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).
Liagora divaricata C.K.Tseng 1941
This is a marine species.
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.
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