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Updated 1/17/2014

Family Dictyotaceae

HAWAII

Padina melemele 

Firehouse, Oahu, 40 feet

 

Sharks Cove, Oahu, 45 feet

Haleiwa Trench, Oahu, 60 feet

YELLOW PADINA

Uncommon in shaded areas at scuba depths.  Stiff, well-calcified with mustard yellow color.  Endemic to Hawaii.