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Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh

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 crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh
en su hábitat natural, sobre fondo arenoso con pastos marinos. Foto: José Espinosa..

Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh
3 m depth at Punta Calerita, near La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico. 30 Nov 2016. Frithjof C. Kuepper (fkuepper@abdn.ac.uk). © Frithjof C. Kuepper (fkuepper@abdn.ac.uk).

Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh
1. Habit. 2. Upper subtidal. Nhatrang Bay, Vietnam).. 29 Feb 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru). © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh
KwaZulu-Natal. Olivier de Clerck. © Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com).

Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh
Coral Bay, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing KwaZulu-Natal
© Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com)

Publication details
Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh 1873: 14

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulerpa is Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing

Basionym
Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Atlantic Coast of Mexico (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 63). Type: L (de Bolós & Masclans 1955: 63).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caulerpa crassifolia f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) J.Agardh)
South America: Brazil (Taylor 1930).

Source of current name
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: 18 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 July 2019.

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