Caulerpa annulata Lucas 1931: 410, pl. 27: fig.1
Original publication: Lucas, A.H.S. (1931). Notes on Australian marine algae. VI. Descriptions of six new species. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 56: 407-411, pls XXIII-XXVII.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Caulerpa hodkinsoniae J.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), with rings (Griffith 2004).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Port Arthur, Tasmania (Womersley 1984: 269). Type: Lucas; NSW (Womersley 1984: 269).
Source of synonymy
Millar, A.J.K. & Kraft, G.T. (1994). Catalogue of marine benthic green algae (Chlorophyta) of New South Wales, including Lord Howe Island, south-western Pacific. Australian Systematic Botany 7: 419-453, 4 figs, 1 table.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Caulerpa&species=annulata
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=annulata
Created: 25 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 03 September 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:60975