Caulacanthus indicus Weber
Caulacanthus indicus Weber Bosse 1921: 222, Fig. 67 (bis)
Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1921). Liste des algues du Siboga. II. Rhodophyceae. Première partie. Protoflorideae, Nemalionales, Cryptonemiales. Vol. 59b pp. 187-310, figs 53-109, Plates VI-VIII. Leiden.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulacanthus is Caulacanthus ustulatus (Mertens ex Turner) Kützing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulacanthus ustulatus (Mertens ex Turner) Kützing
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Donggala, Paloe Bay, Celebes, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 282). Notes: This type locality was first recorded by J.West & Calumpong (1990: 182)
Source of current name
West, J.A. & Calumpong, H.P. (1990). New records of marine algae from the Philippines. Micronesica 23(2): 181-190.
West, J.A., Kamiya, M., Loiseaux de Goer, S., Karsten, U. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2013). Observations on some mangrove-associated algae from the western Pacific (Guam, Chuuk, Kosrae, and Pohnpei). Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 28(3): 241-266.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 January 2020.