Caulerpa papillosa J.
Caulerpa papillosa J.Agardh 1873: 42
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), papillate, covered with papillae (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Queenscliff, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 828). Lectotype: F. Mueller; LD, Herb. Agardh 16849 (Womersley 1984: 270).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caulerpa papillosa J.Agardh)
Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Lewis 1987), South Australia (Womersley 1984), Tasmania (Womersley 1984), Victoria (Womersley 1984), Western Australia (Womersley 1984).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Caulerpa&species=papillosa
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=Caulerpa&Species=papillosa
Created: 22 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 538 times since it was created.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=21454
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:62652