Caulerpa selago (Turner) C.
Caulerpa selago (Turner) C.Agardh 1817: xxiii
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Publication date: Mai-Dec 1817 (p. vii: i Mai 1817)
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Fucus selago Turner
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 841). Type: Lord Valentia; (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 66).
In shallow water of sand-filled depressions in fossil reef flat; on calcareous sand, ca. 50 cm below low water (Lipkin & Silva 2002). - (23 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Famá, P., Wysor, B., Kooistra, W.H.C.F. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2002). Molecular phylogeny of the genus Caulerpa (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta) inferred from chloroplast tufA gene. Journal of Phycology 38: 1040-1050.
Lipkin, Y. & Silva, P.C. (2002). Marine algae and seagrasses of the Dahlak Archipelago, southern Red Sea. Nova Hedwigia 75(1-2): 1-90, 7 figs.
Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.
Created: 20 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 756 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=19386
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2019.