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Liagora leprosa J.Agardh

Publication details
Liagora leprosa J.Agardh 1847: 8

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1847). Nya alger från Mexico. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 4: 5-17.
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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 Liagora ceranoides J.V.Lamouroux

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

Taxonomic notes
According to South & Skelton (2003), this is a synonym of Liagora ceranoides Lamouroux 1816.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Vera Cruz, Mexico (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 124). Type: LD Herb. Alg. Agardh 32285 Notes: Dawson (1953: 38) notes holotype not designated but probably represented by the original Liebmann specimen in the Agardhian Herbarium, Botanical Museum, University of Lund, Sweden.

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Source of current name
Huisman, J.M. (2006). Liagora. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 56-76. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.

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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 21 May 2019.

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