Leiomenia lacunata & G.W.
Leiomenia lacunata Huisman & G.W.Saunders in Saunders et al. 2017: 115-117, figs 95-103
Published in: Saunders, G.W., Huisman, J.M., Vergés, A., Kraft, G.T. & Le Gall, L. (2017). Phylogenetic analyses support recognition of ten new genera, ten new species and 16 new combinations in the family Kallymeniaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Cryptogamie Algologie 38(2): 79-132, 126 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Leiomenia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ashmore Reef, northern channel, Australia (12.21418°S, 123.02014°E) (Saunders et al. 2017: 117). Holotype(cystocarpic): J.M. Huisman; September 26, 2013; epilithic at 12 m depth. PERTH 08709300 (Saunders et al. 2017: 117, figs 95, 101, 102).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Leiomenia lacunata Huisman & G.W.Saunders)
Australia and New Zealand: Western Australia (Saunders et al. 2017).
Created: 17 June 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 02 October 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 December 2017.