Titanophora pikeana ( ) Feldmann
Titanophora pikeana (Dickie) Feldmann Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
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Titanophora pikeana (Dickie) Feldmann 1942: 111, figs 1-5
Published in: Feldmann, J. (1942). Remarque sur les Némastomacées. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 89: 104-113, 1 fig.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Titanophora.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Galaxaura pikeana Dickie
Type locality: Mauritius. N. Pike (Dickie 1874: 195). Type: BM?
This is a marine species.
Hau, L.N., Ly, B.M., Huynh, T.V. & Trung, V.T. (2015). New records of marine algae in Vietnam. Ocean Science Journal 50(2): 221-229, 7 figs.
Huisman, J.M. (2018). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. pp. [i]-xii, 1-672, 189 figs. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. -264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.
Mya Kyawt Wai, Thida Nyunt, Soe Pa Pa Kyaw & Soe-Htun, H. (2009). A new record of the genus Titanophora (Schizymeniaceae, Nemastomatales) from Myanmar. Journal of the Myanmar Academy of Arts and Sciences 7(5): 2-7.
Schils, T. & Coppejans, E. (2002). Gelatinous red algae of the Arabian Sea, including Platoma heteromorphum sp. nov. (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 41: 254-267.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 March 2019.