Padina crispata Thivy Panama. Transverse section of blade small deeply pigmented surface cells and lightly pigmented medullary cells
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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.
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.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Erroneously listed for the Caribbean by Wynne (1998); see Wynne & De Clerck (1999: 294, footnote).
This is a marine species.
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).
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.
Created: 29 June 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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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 12 November 2019.