Champia stipitata Huisman Rottnest Island, Western Australia
Champia stipitata Huisman 2000: 285, 1 unnumbered fig. on p. 285
Original publication: Huisman, J.M. (2000). Marine plants of Australia. pp. i-ix, 1-300, numerous colour plates. Nedlands, Western Australia: University of Western Australia Press.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Holotype locality: Roe Reef, Rottnest Island, Western Australia, Australia (Huisman 2000: 286). Holotype: 15.iv.1989; epilithic from 15 m depth. MURU JH 1127 (Huisman 2000: 286).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Champia stipitata Huisman)
Australia and New Zealand: Northern Territory (Huisman 2000), Papua New Guinea (Huisman 2000), Western Australia (Huisman 2000, Huisman & Borowitzka 2003).
Differs from other species of the genus in the formation of an extended basal, solid stipe.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Champia&species=stipitata
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Champia&Species=stipitata
Created: 05 December 2000 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 September 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:59946