Caulerpa mexicana f. laxior (Weber ) W.R.Taylor
Caulerpa mexicana f. laxior (Weber Bosse) W.R.Taylor 1960: 141, pl. 12: figs 2, 3
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1960). Marine algae of the eastern tropical and subtropical coasts of the Americas. pp. [i]-xi, 1-870, 14 figs, 80 pls. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Syntype localities: Bermuda; "Indes Orientales" (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 826).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Mexico (Stearn 1992).
Caulerpa pinnata f. laxior Weber Bosse 1898
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caulerpa mexicana f. laxior (Weber Bosse) W.R.Taylor)
Atlantic Islands: Bermuda (Schneider 2003).
Western Atlantic: Trop. & Subtrop. W. Atlantic (Wynne 2017).
Africa: Madagascar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, -591, , pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.
Created: 18 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 January 2008 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 20 July 2019.