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Padina tenuis Bory 1827

Publication details
Padina tenuis Bory 1827: 590

Published in: B[ory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M.] (1827). Padine. Padina. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle. (Audouin, I. et al. Eds) Vol. 12, pp. 589-591. Paris: Rey et Gravier; Baudouin Frères.
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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 currently regarded as a synonym of Padina boryana Thivy

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1973).

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

Taxonomic notes
According to South & Skelton (2003) and Abbott & Huisman (2004), this is a synonym of Padina boryana Thivy.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Abbott, I.A. & Huisman, J.M. (2004). Marine green and brown algae of the Hawaiian Islands. pp. i-xi, 1-259, 6 maps, 3 pls, 95 figs, 1 photograph. Honolulu: Bishop Museum Press.

Key references
Nizamuddin, M. (1981). Contribution to the marine algae of Libya Dictyotales. Bibliotheca Phycologica 54: 1-122, pls I-XXXIX, 1 map.

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