Caulerpa fastigiata var. confervoides P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Weber Bosse 1898
Caulerpa fastigiata var. confervoides P.Crouan & H.Crouan ex Weber Bosse 1898: 263
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa fastigiata Montagne.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 July 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 06 January 2008
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 06 January 2008. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 February 2023