Caulerpa vesiculifera ( ) 1863
Caulerpa vesiculifera (Harvey) Harvey Cape Peron, Western Australia
© J.M. Huisman
Caulerpa vesiculifera (Harvey) Harvey 1863: lvi 
Published in: Harvey, W.H. (1863). Phycologia australica: or, a history of Australian seaweeds; comprising coloured figures and descriptions of the more characteristic marine algae of New South Wales, Victoria, Tasmania, South Australia, and Western Australia, and a synopsis of all known Australian algae. Vol. 5. pp. [i]-x, v-lxxiii (Synoptic catalogue), Plates CCXLI-CCC (with text). London: Lovell Reeve.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Lectotype locality: Western Port, Victoria, Australia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 849). Type: Harvey; TCD (Womersley 1984: 272). Notes: Silva et al. recommend consulting Womersley (1984: 272) for further information regarding the lectotype of this locality.
Subgenus Caulerpa Section Sedoideae
Caulerpa simpliciuscula var. vesiculifera Harvey 1859
Caulerpa ethelae Weber Bosse 1898
This is a marine species.
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.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Scott, F.J. (2017). Marine plants of Tasmania. pp. [i]-viii, 1-360, numerous col. illus. Hobart: Tasmania Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.
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