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Caulerpa taxifolia f. asplenoides (Greville) Weber Bosse

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Caulerpaceae
Genus Caulerpa

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Caulerpa taxifolia f. asplenoides (Greville) Weber Bosse
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Gracilaria occidentalis (Børgesen) M.Bodard

Caulerpa taxifolia f. asplenoides (Greville) Weber Bosse KwaZulu-Natal
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Publication details
Caulerpa taxifolia f. asplenoides (Greville) Weber Bosse 1898: 292

Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1898). Monographie des Caulerpes. Annales du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg 15: 243-401, pls XX [20]-XXXIV [34].
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulerpa is Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Caulerpa asplenioides Greville

Type information
Type locality: St. Thomas, Virgin Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 847).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Caulerpa asplenioides Greville 1853

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Svedelius, N. (1906). Reports on the marine algae of Ceylon. No. 1. Ecological and systematic studies of the Ceylon species of Caulerpa. Ceylon Marine Biological Laboratory Reports 2(4): 81-144, 51 figs.

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