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Caulerpa cupressoides f. alternifolia (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Weber Bosse

Publication details
Caulerpa cupressoides f. alternifolia (P.Crouan & H.Crouan) Weber Bosse 1898: 336 (as 'var. lycopodium f. alternifolia' )

Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1898). Monographie des Caulerpes. Annales du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg 15: 243-401, pls XX [20]-XXXIV [34].
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulerpa is Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Caulerpa alternifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Type information
Syntype localities: various in Guadeloupe, West Indies (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 817).

Origin of species name
(Latin), cypress-like or resembling cypress.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Caulerpa alternifolia P.Crouan & H.Crouan 1865

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: included Fucus taxifolius Vahl. - (24 Mar 2014) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

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