Fucus sertularioides S.G.Gmelin
Caulerpa sertularioides (S.G.Gmelin) M.Howe Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep
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Fucus sertularioides S.G.Gmelin 1768: 151, pl. XV : fig. 4
Published in: Gmelin, S.G. (1768). Historia fucorum. pp. [i-xii], [i]-239, [i]-6 expl. tab., 35 plates [1A, IB, IIA, IIB, III-XXXIII]. Petropoli [St. Petersburg]: Ex typographia Academiae scientiarum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa sertularioides (S.G.Gmelin) M.Howe
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "in coralliis americanis" [Tropical America] (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 843). Notes: Possibly tropical Atlantic America (Hodgson et al., 2004: 32). Tropical America (Lipkin & Silva, 2002)
Source of current name
Howe, M.A. (1905). Phycological studies - II. New Chlorophyceae, new Rhodophyceae and miscellaneous notes. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 32: 563-586, pls 23-29.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 24 November 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 July 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.