Caulerpa elongata 1898
Caulerpa elongata Weber Bosse Tanzania
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Caulerpa elongata Weber Bosse 1898: 271-272, pl. XXI: figs 5, 6
Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1898). Monographie des Caulerpes. Annales du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg 15: 243-401, pls XX -XXXIV .
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Syntype localities: Macassar (Ujung Pandang), Celebes, Indonesia; Tongatapu, Tonga (Silva & al. 1996: 819).
Subgenus Araucarioideae Section Arauarioideae
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996) the following names have been misapplied to this species by various authors: Caulerpa lanuginosa, Caulerpa pickeringii, Caulerpa vickersiae and Caulerpa webbiana forma tomentella. Please consult original reference for more information.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hodgson, L.M. Pham Huu Tri, Lewmanomont, K. & McDermid, K.J. (2004). Annotated checklist of species of Caulerpa and Caulerpella (Bryopsidales, Caulerpaceae) from Vietnam, Thailand and the Hawaiian Islands. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to the Pacific and other locations Volume IX. (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.9, pp. 21-38.
Draisma, S.G.A., van Reine, W.F.P., Sauvage, T., Belton, G.S., Gurgel, C.F.D., Lim, P.E. & Phang, S.M. (2014). A re-assessment of the infra-generic classification of the genus Caulerpa (Caulerpaceae, Chlorophyta) inferred from a time-calibrated molecular phylogeny. Journal of Phycology 50(6): 1020-1034.
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 02 March 2021.