Caulerpa sedoides f. geminata ( ) Weber-van
Caulerpa sedoides f. geminata (Harvey) Weber-van Bosse 1898: 387
Original publication: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1898). Monographie des Caulerpes. Annales du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg 15: 243-401, Plates XX-XXXIV.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Caulerpa geminata Harvey
Caulerpa geminata Harvey
Type locality: Rottnest Island, Western Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 841). Notes: According to Womersley (1984: 268) the type was collected from Kent I., Bass Strait, by R. Brown and is located in BM.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caulerpa sedoides f. geminata (Harvey) Weber-van Bosse)
South-east Asia: Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Pacific Islands: Fiji (South & Skelton 2003).
Source of synonymy
Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. -328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Caulerpa&species=sedoides
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=sedoides
Created: 06 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 December 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Coppejans, E., De Clerck, O. & Leliaert, F. (1998). Caulerpa sedoides var. geminata (Chlorophyta) from Papua New Guinea, and a reappraisal of the different forms of C. sedoides. Phycological Research 46: 131-137.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.