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Padina crispata Thivy

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Dictyotophycidae
Order Dictyotales
Family Dictyotaceae
Tribe Zonarieae
Genus Padina

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Padina crispata Thivy
Panama. In situ overlapping young clusters of fan-shaped blades. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Padina crispata Thivy
Panama. Transverse section of blade with cells lined in perfect longitudinal rows. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Padina crispata Thivy
Panama. Transverse section of blade small deeply pigmented surface cells and lightly pigmented medullary cells. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Padina crispata Thivy
Panama. Longitudinal section of blade with remnants of surface hairs on lower surface layer. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Padina crispata Thivy
Panama. Longitudinal section of blade margin with inrolled margin and hair cluster developing on lower surface. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Padina crispata Thivy
Panama. Longitudinal section of younger blade. D.S. Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Melobesia carpophylli Heydrich

Padina crispata Thivy Panama. Longitudinal section of blade with remnants of surface hairs on lower surface layer
© Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu)

Publication details
Padina crispata Thivy in W.R. Taylor 1945: 100

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1945). Pacific marine algae of the Allan Hancock Expeditions to the Galapagos Islands. Allan Hancock Pacific Expeditions 12: i-iv, 1-528, 3 figs, 100 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Padina is Padina pavonica (Linnaeus) Thivy.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), crisped, curled, or closely (finely) waved.

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

Distributional notes
Erroneously listed for the Caribbean by Wynne (1998); see Wynne & De Clerck (1999: 294, footnote).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Golfo Dulce, Costa Rica (Taylor 1945: 100-101). Holotype: W.R. Taylor, no. 39-100; 26 Mar. 1939; infrequent on rocks near the entrance to the bay. Hancock Foundation (Taylor 1945: 100-101).

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Key references
Norris, J.N. (2010). Marine algae of the Northern Gulf of California: Chlorophyta and Phaeophyceae. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 94: i-x, 1-276.

Pedroche, P.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar Rosas, R. (2008). Catálogo de las algas benthónicas del Pacífico de México II. Phaeophycota. pp. [i-viii], i-vi, 15-146. Mexicali & Berkeley: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana; Universidad Autónoma de Baja California; University of California Berkeley.

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Verified by: 26 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Avila-Ortíz, A.G. & Pedroche, F.F. (1999). Padina tetrastromatica Hauck, a misapplied name for P. crispata Thivy in Pacific Mexico. Botanica Marina 42: 355-358, 5 figs, 1 table.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 August 2019.

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