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Titanophycus setchellii (Yamada) S.-M.Lin, S.-Y.Yang & Huisman 2011

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Eurhodophytina
Class Florideophyceae
Subclass Nemaliophycidae
Order Nemaliales
Family Liagoraceae
Genus Titanophycus


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Titanophycus setchellii (Yamada) S.-M.Lin, S.-Y.Yang & Huisman
Rottnest Island, Western Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.


Titanophycus setchellii (Yamada) S.-M.Lin, S.-Y.Yang & Huisman Rottnest Island, Western Australia
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Publication details
Titanophycus setchellii (Yamada) S.-M.Lin, S.-Y.Yang & Huisman 2011: 361, fig. 8 a-h

Published in: Lin, S.-M., Yang, S.-Y. & Huisman, J.M. (2011). Systematic revision of the genera Liagora and Izziella (Liagoraceae, Rhodophyta) from Taiwan based on molecular analyses and carposporophyte development, with the description of two new species. Journal of Phycology 47(2): 352-365.
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Publication date: 2011

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Titanophycus is Titanophycus validus (Harvey) Huisman, G.W.Saunders & A.R.Sherwood.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Liagora setchellii Yamada

Type information
Lectotype locality: Naha, Okinawa I. [Ryukyu Islands], Okinawa Prefecture, Japan (Huisman 2002: 788). Lectotype: pl. III, 2 (Yamada 1938): Y. Yamada; v.1932; SAP 20632 (Huisman 2002: 788, fig. 41). Notes: Syntype localities: Ogasawaragunto (Bonin Island) and Ryukyu-retto, Japan; Kashoto, Taiwan (South & Skelton, 2003). Type locality: Naha, Miyako-zima, Okinawa (Lin et al. 2011).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Liagora setchellii Yamada 1938

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. & Lin, S.-M. (2018). Liagoraceae. In: Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 2. Red algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 49-76. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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