Halymenia stipitata I.A.
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.
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.
Hawaiian endemic (Abbott, 1999).
Low intertidal under shady ledges with considerable water motion tabour 2 m depth (Abbott, 1998). - (25 Mar 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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).
Australia and New Zealand: Papua New Guinea (Littler & Littler 2003).
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. -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. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 February 2020.