Caulerpa articulata Harvey in J.D.Hooker 1855: 261
Original publication: Hooker, J.D. (1855). The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror in the years 1839-1843, under the command of Captain Sir James Clark Ross, Kt., R.N., F.R.S. & L.S., etc. Flora Novae-Zelandiae. Part 2. Flowerless plants. Published under the authority of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty. pp. 161-378, pls 111-130. London: Lovell Reeve, Henrietta Street, Covent Garden.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), articulated, jointed (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caulerpa articulata Harvey)
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Adams 1994, Nelson & Phillips 1996, Huisman 2000, Broady et al. 2012), North Island (Nelson 2013), South Island (Nelson 2013 ), Three Kings Is./Manawatawhi (Nelson 2013), Western Australia (Huisman 2000).
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Caulerpa&species=articulata
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Caulerpa&Species=articulata
Created: 11 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 December 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 926 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=11786
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:71608