Platyclinia stipitata J. 1898
Platyclinia stipitata J.Agardh 1898: 106
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1898). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Vol. 3, Part 3. De dispositione Delesseriearum curae posteriores. pp. i-vii, 1-239. Lundae [Lund]: apud C.W.K. Gleerup.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Platyclinia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Port Elliot, South Australia (Kylin 1924: 64). Lectotype: Hussey; LD, Herb Agardh 31103 (Womersley 2003: 102).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stipitate, provided with a stalk or a little stipe (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Rough-water coasts (Womersley 2003: 102).
Womersley, H.B.S. (2003). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia - Part IIID Ceramiales - Delesseriaceae, Sarcomeniaceae, Rhodomelaceae. pp. -533, 226 figs, 2 pls. Canberra & Adelaide: Australian Biological Resources Study & State Herbarium of South Australia.
Wynne, M.J. (1997). Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on the Delesseriaceae (Rhodophyta). Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 21: 319-334.
Wynne, M.J. (2014 '2013'). The red algal families Delesseriaceae and Sarcomeniaceae. pp. -326, 118 figs. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
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