Liagora farinosa var. cheynana (Harvey) Zanefeld 1956

Publication Details
Liagora farinosa var. cheynana (Harvey) Zanefeld 1956: 45

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Liagora is Liagora viscida (Forsskål) C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ganonema farinosum (J.V.Lamouroux) K.-C.Fan & Yung C.Wang.

Liagora cheyneana Harvey

Type Information
Type locality: Cape Riche, Western Australia, Australia; (Parnell & Huisman 2006: 115) Holotype: W.H. Harvey, Alg. Austral. Exsicc. No. 352; TCD; (Parnell & Huisman 2006: 115) Notes: Illustrated by Parnell & Huisman (2006: fig. 50A).

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), mealy, covered with farina (flour-like, powdery covering) (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 11 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 23 September 2004

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 May 2024

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