Padina jamaicensis (Collins) Papenfuss 1977

Padina jamaicensis (Collins) Papenfuss

Padina jamaicensis (Collins) PapenfussBonaire, Caribbean - 26 March 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (

Publication Details
Padina jamaicensis (Collins) Papenfuss 1977: 272

Published in: Papenfuss, G.F. (1977). Review of the genera of Dictyotales (Phaeophycophyta). Bulletin of the Japanese Society for Phycology 25 (suppl.): 271-287.

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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 sanctae-crucis Børgesen.

Dictyerpa jamaicensis Collins

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 16 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 05 May 2010

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 May 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 11 August 2022

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