Caulerpa peltata var. nummularia ( ex J. ) Weber
Caulerpa nummularia Harvey ex J.Agardh Panama. Habit
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Caulerpa peltata var. nummularia (Harvey ex J.Agardh) Weber Bosse 1898: 376
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa nummularia Harvey ex J.Agardh
Lectotype locality: Friendly Islands (Belton et al. 2014: 49). Lectotype: TCD 0011105 (specimen marked 77) (Belton et al. 2014: 49, fig. 9B). Notes: Syntype localities: Friendly Islands, Tonga; Nukahiva, Marquesas Islands. Syntypes: Herb Agardh 16809, 16811 (in part), in LD; BM;, 287054 in NSW; DSC01032, in TCD.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), target-shaped.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 09 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.