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Caulerpa coppejansii G.Belton & Prud'homme

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 coppejansii G.Belton & Prud'homme
Wistari Channel, Heron Island, Queensland. 03 Sep 2008. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.


Microglena butcheri J.H.Belcher

Caulerpa coppejansii G.Belton & Prud'homme Wistari Channel, Heron Island, Queensland
© J.M. Huisman

Publication details
Caulerpa coppejansii G.Belton & Prud'homme in G.Belton et al. 2019: 241, figs 7-9

Published in: Belton, G.S., Draisma, S.G.A., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F., Huisman, J.M. & Gurgel, F.D. (2019). A taxonomic reassessment of Caulerpa (Chlorophyta, Caulerpaceae) in southern Australia, based on tufA and rbcL sequence data. Phycologia 58(3): 234-253, 32 figs., 1 table.

Publication date: May 2 (online)

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.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Wistari Channel, Heron Island, Queensland, Australia (Belton & al. 2019: 241). Holotype: J.M. Huisman, R. Dixon & C.F. Gurgel; 3 September 2008; -30 m. BRI AQ816823 (ex AD-A88473a (Belton & al. 2019: 241, fig. 7). Notes: Isotypes: AD-A88473b and AD-A88473c.

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Key references
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, [1]-435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.

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