Fucus clavifer Turner
Fucus clavifer Turner 1807: 126-127, pl. 57
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Caulerpa racemosa (Forsskål) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 833).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Fucus clavifer Turner)
South-east Asia: Singapore (Pham et al. 2011).
Source of synonymy
Papenfuss, G.F. & Egerod, L.E. (1957). Notes on South African marine Chlorophyceae. Phytomorphology 7: 82-93.
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.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Fucus&species=clavifer
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=Fucus&Species=clavifer
Created: 24 October 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.