Liagora orientalis J.
Izziella orientalis (J.Agardh) Huisman & Schils Hawaii
© J.M. Huisman
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.
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.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
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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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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