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Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone

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

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Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone
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Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

 

Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone
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Publication details
Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone 1886: 36

Published in: Piccone, A. (1886). Alghe del viaggio di circumnavigazione della Vettor Pisani. pp. [1]-97, 2 pls. Genova [Genoa]: Tipografia del Reale Istituto Sordo-Muti.
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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.

Basionym
Zonaria antillarum Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Trinidad (Wynne 1998). Notes: The type locality was not specified by Kützing, but Wynne (1998) reported that "Trinidad" was incribed on the original specimen.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to the Antilles.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Zonaria antillarum Kützing 1859

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Wynne, M.J. (1998). A study of Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone and a comparison with P. tetrastromatica Hauck (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta). Cryptogamie, Algologie 1998(4): 271-289, 7 figs, 1 table.

Created: 29 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Mya Kyawt Wai & Soe-Htun, U. (2009). Studies on the morphology and distribution of Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta) from Myanmar. Universities Research Journal 2(3): 323-342.
Wynne, M.J. & De Clerck, O. (1999). First reports of Padina antillarum and P. glabra (Phaeophyta-Dictyotaceae) from Florida, with a key to the western Atlantic species of the genus. Caribbean Journal of Science 35: 286-295.
Wynne, M.J. (1998). A study of Padina antillarum (Kützing) Piccone and a comparison with P. tetrastromatica Hauck (Dictyotales, Phaeophyta). Cryptogamie, Algologie 1998(4): 271-289, 7 figs, 1 table.

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