Caulinia serrulata R. 1810
Oceana serrulata (R.Brown) Byng & Christenhusz Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep
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Caulinia serrulata R.Brown 1810: 339
Published in: Brown, R. (1810). Prodromus florae Novae Hollandiae et Insulae Van-Diemen, exhibens characteres plantarum quas annis 1802-1805 per oras utriusque insulae collegit et descripsit Robertus Brown; insertis passim aliis speciebus auctori hucusque cognitis, seu evulgatis, seu ineditis, praesertim Banksianis, in primo itinere navarchi Cook detectis. Vol. 1 . pp. [i]-viii, 145-590 p.,  h. ["Addenda"]. Londini [London]: typis Richardi Taylori et Scoii. Veneunt apud J. Johnson et Scoios, in Caementerio Sancti Pauli.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Caulinia is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Oceana serrulata (R.Brown) Byng & Christenhusz
Type locality: "(M.)" ['Oram Meridionalem Novae Hollandiae'; suth coast of Australia] (Brown 1810: 339). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2020: 178, or perhaps holotype): Australia, “R. Brown Iter Australiense, 1802–5”, R. Brown 5813 (BM [barcode BM000907122] (Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2020: fig. 3]).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat saw-toothed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Ascherson, P. (1870). Sitzungs-Bericht der Gesellschaft naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin am 20. December 1870. Sitzungsberichte der Gesellschaft Naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 1870: 77-91.
Created: 09 June 2007 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 August 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.