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Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft 1983

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


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Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft
KwaZulu-Natal. Frederic Leliaert. © Frederik Leliaert (Frederik.Leliaert@ugent.be).

Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).


Padina boergesenii Allender & Kraft
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be)

Publication details
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.

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.

Type information
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)

Named for the Danish phycologist F. Børgesen (1866-1956).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Distributional notes
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

Habitat notes
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

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.

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. [1]-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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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

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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