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Caulerpa pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse

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 pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse
en su hábitat natural, sobre fondo arenoso con pastos marinos. Foto: José Espinosa..

Caulerpa pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse
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 pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse
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 pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

Caulerpa pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse
KwaZulu-Natal. Olivier de Clerck. © Olivier De Clerck (odclerck@gmail.com).

Caulerpa pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse
Coral Bay, Western Australia. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Conferva purpurea (Lightfoot) Dillwyn

Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Caulerpa pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse 1898: 290-291, pl. XXIV: fig. 2

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).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaflets arranged on each side of a common petiole.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 June 2019.

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