Liagora boergesenii 1938
Liagora boergesenii Yamada 1938: 11, figs 5, 6; pl. 2
Published in: Yamada, Y. (1938). The species of Liagora from Japan. Scientific Papers of the Institute of Algological Research, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University 2: 1-34, 22 figs, pls I-XV [1-15 also].
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epilithic in shallow water (Huisman, 2002). - (6 Aug 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Widespread in warmer waters of the Indo-Pacific; epilithic in shallow water (Huisman 2006: 61).
Type locality: Kasyoto, Formosa [Kasho-to, Taiwan] (Huisman 2006: 58). Lectotype: Y. Yamada; 14 Apr. 1934; SAP 20645 (Yoshida 1998: 515). Notes: Huisman (2002: 796) notes that Yamada cited two localities( the second being Yonakuni-zima, Ryuku, Japan) and did not indicate a holotype. The specimen from Taiwan depicted in his plate 2 is designated (by Huisman, 2002: fig. 56) as the lectotype.
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.
Huisman, J.M. (2006). Liagora. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 56-76. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Thida Nyunt & Soe-Htun, U. (2014). A revision on morphotaxonomy and phytogeographical distribution of the genus Galaxaura Lamouroux (Nemaliales, Rhodophyta) from Myanmar. Mawlamyine University Research Journal 5(1): [1-11].
Yoshida, T. (1998). Marine algae of Japan. pp. [1-2], 1-25, 1-1222. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]
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.
Created: 17 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
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Chiang, Y.-M. (1972). Observations on the development of the carposporophyte of Liagora boergesenii Yamada (Nemaliales, Helminthocladiaceae). Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 7: 111-113.
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