Ganonema borowitzkae 2002
Ganonema borowitzkae Huisman 2002: 820, 822, figs 110-117
Published in: 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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ganonema is Ganonema farinosum (J.V.Lamouroux) K.-C.Fan & Y.-C.Wang.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hommersandiophycus borowitzkae (Huisman) S.-M.Lin & Huisman
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
from lower intertidal and upper subtidal, epilithic, generally with the base covered in sand (Huisman, 2002). - (7 Aug 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Occurs in the lower intertidal and upper subtidal; epilithic, the base generally covered by sand (Huisman 2006: 38).
Type locality: Middle Island, Barrow Island, Western Australia (Huisman 2006: 37). Holotype: J.M. Huisman; 17 November 1996; drift. PERTH 07141335 (Huisman 2006: 37). Notes: Originally MURU B280. Date: 17.xi. 1996 (Huisman 2002) but 17 September 1996 (Lin et al. 2014).
Source of current name
Lin, S.-M., Huisman, J.M. & Ballantine, D.L. (2014). Revisiting the systematics of Ganonema (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta) with emphasis on species from the northwest Pacific Ocean. Phycologia 53(1): 37-51.
Huisman, J.M. (2006). Liagoraceae. In: Algae of Australia Nemaliales. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 29-30. Canberra: Australian Biological Resources Study.
Created: 08 September 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 March 2014 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 28 January 2021.