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Liagora orientalis J.Agardh

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

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Liagora orientalis J.Agardh
Hawaii. 01 Jul 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Liagora orientalis J.Agardh
Hawaii; cystocarp (black arrow) with cluster of sterile branched (red arrow) forming below it; scale 50 µm. 01 Jul 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Liagora orientalis J.Agardh
Hawaii; irregular branching and calcification interspersed between filaments; scale 1 mm. 12 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Liagora orientalis J.Agardh
Bonaire, Caribbean. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Liagora orientalis J.Agardh
Marsha Shagra, Red Sea. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Liagora orientalis J.Agardh
Lord Howe Island, Australia. 22 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Liagora orientalis J.Agardh
Lord Howe Island, Australia . 22 Nov 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

 

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Izziella orientalis (J.Agardh) Huisman & Schils Bonaire, Caribbean
© Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net)

Publication details
Liagora orientalis J.Agardh 1896: 99

Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1896). Analecta algologica, Continuatio III. Lunds Universitets Års-Skrift, Andra Afdelningen, Kongl. Fysiografiska Sällskapets i Lund Handlingar 32(2): 1-140, 1-8 [index], 1 plate.
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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 Izziella orientalis (J.Agardh) Huisman & Schils

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), eastern.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Sri Lanka (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 126). Type: W. Ferguson; LD, herb. alg. Agardh 32252 (Huisman & Schils 2002: 247). Notes: Dawson (1953: 41) cites type locality as Ceylon.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2002). The type and Australian species of the red algal genera Liagora and Ganonema (Liagoraceae, Nemaliales). Australian Systematic Botany 15: 773-838.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Weber-van Bosse, A. (1913). Marine algae. Rhodophyceae, of the "Sealark" Expedition, collected by Mr. J. Stanley Gardiner, M.A.. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Botany 8: 105-142, 1 fig, pls 12-14.

Yamada, Y. (1944). Notes on some Japanese algae X. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 3: 11-25, 8 figs.

Zeng, C. (Tseng, C.K.), Luan, R., Chen, Z. & Li, W. (2005). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. II Acrochaetiales Nemaliales Bonnemaisoniales. pp. [i-vii], i-xxiii, 1-180 , pls I-VIII. Beijing: Science Press.

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References
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Krishnamurthy, V. & Sundararajan, M. (1987). Studies on some Indian Nemaliales I. Liagora doridis Zeh, L. orientalis J. Ag. and L. visakhapatnamensis Umamaheswara Rao. Seaweed Research and Utilisation 10: 71-80, 37 figs.

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