Ganonema samaense (C.K.Tseng)
Hommersandiophycus samaensis (C.K.Tseng) S.-M.Lin & Huisman Turtle Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Ganonema samaense (C.K.Tseng) Huisman 2002: 829, figs 127, 131-134
Published in: 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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ganonema is Ganonema farinosum (J.V.Lamouroux) K.C.Fan & Yung C.Wang.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hommersandiophycus samaensis (C.K.Tseng) S.-M.Lin & Huisman
Liagora samaensis C.K.Tseng
Type locality: East Island, Sama, Hainan, China (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 127). Holotype: C.K. Tseng 2360; 29 January 1937; QD (Huisman, Abbott & Sherwood 2004: 304). Notes: AST Tseng 3460... (Lin et al. 2014).
Liagora amplectans I.A.Abbott 1984
This is a marine species.
Epilithic; intertidal and upper sublittoral.
Source of current name
Lin, S.-M., Huisman, J.M. & Ballantine, D.L. (2014). Revisiting the systematics of Ganonema (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta) with emphasis on species from the northwest Pacific Ocean. Phycologia 53(1): 37-51.
Huisman, J.M. & Millar, A.J.K. (2007). The Liagoraceae (Rhodophyta) of New Caledonia collected by Vieillard, including Ganonema filicoides (Kützing) comb. nov.. Cryptogamie, Algologie 28: 201-207.
Huisman, J.M. (2006). Ganonema. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 37-46. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A. & Sherwood, A.R. (2004). The Liagoraceae (Nemaliales, Rhodophyta) of the Hawaiian Islands III: the genus Ganonema, with a description of G. yoshizakii sp. nov.. Phycologia 43: 296-310.
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.
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