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Liagora amplectans I.A.Abbott

Publication details
Liagora amplectans I.A.Abbott 1984: 1015-1017, figs. 1-9

Published in: Abbott, I.A. (1984). Two new species of Liagora (Nemaliales, Rhodophyta) and notes on Liagora farinosa Lamouroux. American Journal of Botany 71: 1015-1022, 25 figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Liagora is Liagora viscida (Forsskål) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ganonema samaense (C.K.Tseng) Huisman

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), clasping (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine 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.

Key references
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A. & Sherwood, A.R. (2004). The Liagoraceae (Nemaliales, Rhodophyta) of the Hawaiian Islands III: the genus Ganonema, with a description of G. yoshizakii sp. nov.. Phycologia 43: 296-310.

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2019.

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