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Caulerpa triangularis Mazé & Schramm 1878

Publication details
Caulerpa triangularis Mazé & Schramm 1878: 83

Published in: Mazé, H. & Schramm, A. (1878 '1870-1877'). Essai de classification des algues de la Guadeloupe 2e Édition. pp. [i]-xix, Errata, [1]-283. Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe): Imprimerie du Gouvernment.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulerpa is Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa cupressoides (Vahl) C.Agardh

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with three angles.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Crouan fr. in Schramm & Mazé 1865: 41 (INA). - (4 Feb 2020) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Guadeloupe: on Strombus gigas, Basse-Terre (Index Nominum Algarum).

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
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Key references
Schramm, A. & Mazé, H. (1865). Essai de classification des algues de la Guadeloupe. pp. [i]-ii, 1-52. Basse Terre, Guadeloupe: Imprimerie du Gouvernement.

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