Padina boergesenii &
Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft
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Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft 1983: 87, fig. 6 C, H, I; fig. 7 C, D
Published in: Allender, B.M. & Kraft, G.T. (1983). The marine algae of Lord Howe Island (New South Wales): the Dictyotales and Cutleriales (Phaeophyta). Brunonia 6: 73-130, 29 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for the Danish phycologist F. Børgesen (1866-1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This species has been introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 77) being first found in Mediterranean Israel in 1962-65. - (4 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
Widespread in warm seas, extending to warm temperate waters. 1 m depth; in Chondrophycus paillosus community, with epiphytic Polysiphonia, Chondria, Cladophora, Enteromorpha and Ceramium; in Caulerpa racemosa community, with epiphytic Cladophora, Polysiphonia, Chondrophycus papillosus and Hypnea; with Bryopsis plumosa; with Chaetomorpha, Cladophora and epiphytic Polysiphonia; on rock flat ca. 30 cm below low water (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (15 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: U.S. Virgin Islands (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 44). Type: MEL 47044 (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 44). Notes: Hohenacker Alg. Mar. Sicc., fasc. 11, no. 515 (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 44)
Abbas, A. & Shameel, M. (2013). Morpho-anatomical studies on the genus Padina (Dictyotales, Phaeophycota) from the Coast of Karachi, Pakistan. Proceedings of the Pakistan Academy of Sciences 50(1): 21-36, 34 figs.
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Kraft, G.T. (2009). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 2. Brown algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-364, 107 figs. Erratum of fig. 73 from vol. 1. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study and CSIRO Publishing.
Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.
Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. -264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.
Created: 11 December 1997 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Balakrishnan, S. & Krishnamurthy, K.V. (1991). A morphological and histochemical study of the rhizoids of Padina boergesenii Allender and Kraft. Seaweed Research and Utilisation 13: 191-199, 13 figs.
Balakrishnan, S. & Krishnamurthy, K.V. (1993). A morphological and histochemical study on the hairs of Padina boergesenii (Phaeophyta). Seaweed Research and Utilisation 16: 227-236, 15 figs.
Diaz-Pulido, G., Villamil, L. & Almanza, V. (2007). Herbivory effects on the morphology of the brown alga Padina boergesenii (Phaeophyta). Phycologia 46: 131-136.
Dulymamode, R., Sukhoo, N. & Bhugun, I. (2001). Evaluation of Padina boergesenii (Phaeophyceae) as a bioindicator of heavy metals: some preliminary results from Mauritius. South African Journal of Botany 67(3): 460-464.
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