Liagora preissii Sonder ex Kützing 1858
Liagora preissii Sonder ex Kützing 1858: 45, pl. 93: fig. II ('preisii')
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1858). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VIII pp. i-ii, 1-48, 100 plates. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ganonema farinosum (J.V.Lamouroux) K.-C.Fan & Y.-C.Wang
Type locality: Western Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 127). Holotype: MEL 8587 (Huisman 2006: 43).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
South & Skelton (2003) cite this species as a synonym of Ganonema farinosum (Lamouroux) Fan & Wang 1974. They note that Huisman & Kraft (1994: 83) consider L. preissii most likely conspecific with G. farinosum.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Huisman, J.M. (2006). Liagoraceae. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 29-30. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
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: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Created: 29 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 August 2014 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 April 2021.