Padina variegata (J.V. ) Bory
Lobophora variegata (J.V.Lamouroux) Womersley ex E.C.Oliveira Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
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Padina variegata (J.V.Lamouroux) Bory 1827: 591
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lobophora variegata (J.V.Lamouroux) Womersley ex E.C.Oliveira
Dictyota variegata J.V.Lamouroux
Type locality: Antilles, West Indies (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 598). Type: CN (Yoshida 1998: 223). Notes: De Clerck (2003: 186) notes that lectotypification was established by Womersley (1967: 221-222) and that the type is located in CN (C7F100). According to Womersley (1987: 255), the type of Lobophora variegata 1967 was collected by Richard; he does not cite Dictyota variegata. In Womersley (1967: 221) Zonaria variegata is cited [=Z. variegata (Lamouroux) C. Agardh 1817 ?]. Epitype: [MICH], GenBank KR260367 (Schultz et al., 2015: 491).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), variegated.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 20 June 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 June 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Barceló, M.C., Gómez Garreta, A., Ribera, M.A. & Rull Lluch, J. (1998). Mapas de distribución de algas marinas de la Península Ibérica e Islas Baleares. XI. Lobophora variegata (Lamour.) Womersley, Padina pavonica (L.) Thivy y Zonaria tournefortii (Lamour.) Mont. (Dictyotales, Fucophyceae). Bot. Complutensis 22: 179-186.
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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 14 November 2019.