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Halymenia stipitata I.A.Abbott

Publication details
Halymenia stipitata I.A.Abbott 1998: 99-101, figs 1-7

Published in: Abbott, I.A. (1998). Some new species and new combinations of marine red algae from the Central Pacific. Phycological Research 46: 97-109.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halymenia is Halymenia floresii (Clemente) C.Agardh.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stipitate, provided with a stalk or a little stipe (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Distributional notes
Hawaiian endemic (Abbott, 1999).

Habitat notes
Low intertidal under shady ledges with considerable water motion tabour 2 m depth (Abbott, 1998). - (25 Mar 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Waikiki, off Queen's Surf, O'ahu Island, Hawaiian islands (Abbott 1998: 101). Holotype (tetrasporangial) : Jane Lewis; January 18 1989; BISH 649008 (Abbott 1998: 101).

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Key references
Abbott, I.A. (1999). Marine red algae of the Hawaiian Islands. pp. xv + 477pp, 133 figs. Honolulu, Hawaii: Bishop Museum Press.

Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.

Created: 08 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 March 2015 by Wendy Guiry

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 June 2019.

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