Liagora leprosa J.
Liagora leprosa J.Agardh 1847: 8
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1847). Nya alger från Mexico. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Adademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 4: 5-17.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Liagora ceranoides J.V.Lamouroux
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to South & Skelton (2003), this is a synonym of Liagora ceranoides Lamouroux 1816.
This is a marine species.
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.
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: 25 January 1999 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 18 November 2019.