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Liagora farinosa var. cheynana (Harvey) Zanefeld

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 farinosa var. cheynana (Harvey) Zanefeld

 

Publication details
Liagora farinosa var. cheynana (Harvey) Zanefeld 1956: 45

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 farinosum (J.V.Lamouroux) K.C.Fan & Yung C.Wang

Basionym
Liagora cheyneana Harvey

Type information
Type locality: Cape Riche, Western Australia, Australia (Parnell & Huisman 2006: 115). Holotype: W.H. Harvey, Alg. Austral. Exsicc. No. 352; TCD (Parnell & Huisman 2006: 115). Notes: Illustrated by Parnell & Huisman (2006: fig. 50A).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), mealy, covered with farina (flour-like, powdery covering) (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C., Meñez, E.G. & Moe, R.L. (1987). Catalog of the benthic marine algae of the Philippines. Smithsonian Contributions to Marine Sciences 27: [i-ii] iii-iv, 1-179, 2 figs, 1 table.

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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 August 2019.

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