Liagora ceranoides f. leprosa (J. )
Liagora ceranoides f. leprosa (J.Agardh) Yamada 1938: 155
Published in: Yamada, Y. (1938). Notes on Liagora (IV). Journal of Japanese Botany 14: 153-163, Figs. 23-30.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Liagora ceranoides J.V.Lamouroux
Liagora leprosa J.Agardh
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ?like a wild parsnip.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Børgesen (1942b: 32) (Silva et al. (1996), the name Liagora distenta has been misapplied to this species by Dickie (1874b: 195)
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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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 27 May 2019.