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Caulerpa vitifolia (Bonpland) J.V.Lamouroux

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Caulerpaceae
Genus Caulerpa

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Caulerpa vitifolia (Bonpland) J.V.Lamouroux
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Publication details
Caulerpa vitifolia (Bonpland) J.V.Lamouroux

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
Fucus vitifolius Bonpland

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fucus vitifolius Bonpland 1809
Zonaria vitifolia (Bonpland) C.Agardh 1822
Chauvinia vitifolia (Bonpland) Kützing 1849

General environment
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.

Created: 12 June 2007 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 15 June 2007 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2019.

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