Caulerpa lessonii Bory 1828
Caulerpa lessonii Bory 1828: 193, pl. 22: fig. 3
Published in: Bory de St. Vincent, J.B. (1828). Botanique, Cryptogamie. In: Voyage autour du monde, exécuté par ordre du Roi, sur la corvette de Sa Majesté, la Coquille, pendant les années 1822, 1823, 1824 et 1825. (Duperrey, L.I. Eds), pp. 97-200. Paris: Bertrand.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
John et al. (2004) note that "The Annobon record is considered to be very doubtful."
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Oualan (Kosrae) Island, Caroline Islands (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 824). Type: Lesson; PC?
Svedelius, N. (1906). Reports on the marine algae of Ceylon. No. 1. Ecological and systematic studies of the Ceylon species of Caulerpa. Ceylon Marine Biological Laboratory Reports 2(4): 81-144, 51 figs.
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