Caulerpa feldmannii & , nom. inval.
Caulerpa feldmannii Rayss & Edelstein 1960: 611, figs 3, 4c; pl. XXIII, nom. inval.
Published in: Rayss, T. & Edelstein, T. (1960). Deux caulerpes nouvelles sur les côtes Méditerranéennes d'Israel.. Revue Générale de Botanique 67: 602-619, pl. XXII.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa racemosa (Forsskål) J.Agardh
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi (2014: 221) point out that as no type was designated, the name is invalid. - (10 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry
According to Cormaci, Furnari & Alongi (2014: 221), "Lipkin & Friedmann (1967: 247) considered specimens of C. feldmannii as juveniles of C. racemosa; conversely, Verlaque et al. (2000: 58) referred them to a dwarf form of C. racemosa var. lamourouxii (Turner) Weber-van Bosse." - (10 Jul 2015) - M.D. Guiry
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
Gallardo, T., Gómez Garreta, A., Ribera, M.A., Cormaci, M., Furnari, G., Giaccone, G. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (1993). Check-list of Mediterranean Seaweeds, II. Chlorophyceae Wille s.l.. Botanica Marina 36(5): 399-421, 1 fig, 1 table.
Created: 26 December 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 July 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2019.