Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor
Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor Palau Islands, West Pacific, 30 m deep
Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor 1950: 66-67, 204, pl. 33
Original publication: Taylor, W.R. (1950). Plants of Bikini and other northern Marshall Islands. pp. xv + 227, 79 pls. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bikini Atoll (Taylor 1950: 67). Holotype: W.R. Taylor 46-206; Dredged from 77-106 m on the seaweed side of the reef. MICH (Taylor 1950: 67).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor)
Pacific Islands: Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003), French Polynesia (Payri, N'Yeurt & Orempuller 2000), Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950), Republic of Palau (Ohba et al 2007).
Source of synonymy
Taylor, W.R. (1950). Plants of Bikini and other northern Marshall Islands. pp. xv + 227, 79 pls. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Caulerpa&species=bikinensis
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=bikinensis
Created: 28 March 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 December 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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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 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:59305