Padina elegans Koh ex 1987
Padina elegans Koh ex Womersley Rottnest Island, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Padina elegans Koh ex Womersley 1987: 220, 218, 221, figs. 74B,C, 75K-M
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 484, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Mudurup Reef, Cottesloe, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 603). Holotype: Koh; 17 March 1969; UWA A962 (Womersley 1987: 220).
Huisman, J.M. & Phillips, J.A. (2015). Dictyotales. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 189-216, 233-236. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Created: 07 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 October 2020.