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Padina moffittiana Abbott & Huisman

Publication details
Padina moffittiana Abbott & Huisman 2003: 174-175, figs 1-5

Published in: Abbott, I.A. & Huisman, J.M. (2003). New species, observations, and a list of new records of brown algae from the Hawaiian Islands. Phycological Research 51(3): 173-185.
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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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Maro Reef, North-western Hawaiian Islands (Abbott & Huisman 2003: 175). Holotype: R. Moffitt; 30 June 2000; BISH IA 25427 A (Abbott & Huisman 2003: 175).

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Key references
Ni-Ni-Win, Hanyuda, T., Arai, S., Uchimura, M., Prathep, A., Draisma, S.G.A., Phang, S.M., Abbott, I.A., Millar, A.J.K. & Kawai, H. (2011). A taxonomic study of the genus Padina (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) including the description of four new species from Japan, Hawaii, and the Andaman Sea. Journal of Phycology 47(5): 1193-1209.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 August 2019.

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