Caulerpa parvifolia Harvey 1860: pl. CLXXII
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1860). Phycologia australica: or, a history of Australian seaweeds; comprising coloured figures and descriptions of the more characteristic marine algae of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia, and a synopsis of all known Australian algae. Vol. 3. pp. viii, Plates CXXI-CLXXX (with text). London: Lovell Reeve & Co..
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Caulerpa brachypus f. parvifolia (Harvey) A.B.Cribb 1958
Ollivier (1929: 104) reported this enity from Juan-les-Pins, Villefrance-sur-mer and Bulieau, France, but the material to hand may refer to Caulerpa prolifera (see Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi 2014: 221). - (10 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Kiama, New South Wales, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 814).
Belton, G.S., Huisman, J.M. & Gurgel, C.F.D. (2015). Caulerpaceae. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 75-102. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.
Created: 06 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 February 2019.