Champia indica Børgesen
Champia indica Børgesen Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)
Champia indica Børgesen 1933: 120-122, fig. 7, pl. VI
Published in: Børgesen, F. (1933). Some Indian Rhodophyceae especially from the shores of the Presidency of Bombay - III. Bulletin of Miscellaneous Information, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 1933: 113-142, 20 figs, Pls V-IX.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to India (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Port Okha, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 346).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Champia indica Børgesen)
Africa: Mauritius (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), South Africa (De Clerck, Tronchin & Schils 2005), Tanzania (incl. Zanzibar) (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Oliveira, Österlund & Mtolera 2005).
Indian Ocean Islands: Seychelles (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
South-west Asia: Arabian Gulf (John & Al-Thani 2014), India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001, Rao & Gupta 2015), Iran (Sohrabipour & Rabii 1999), Kuwait (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Oman (Wynne 2001, Wynne 2018), Pakistan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996), Yemen (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Created: 20 January 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 February 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 November 2019.