Caulerpa fastigiata f. delicatula Thivy & Visalakshmi 1966
Caulerpa fastigiata f. delicatula Thivy & Visalakshmi 1966: 437, pl. I : figs. 8, 9; pl. II  figs. 17-21
Published in: Thivy, F. & Visalakshmi, V. (1966). On Caulerpa fastigiata Mont. var. fastigiata in India. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society 62: 434-439, 2 plates.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulerpa is Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Port Okha, Gujarat, India; (Silva & al. 1996: 820)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), fastigiate, with branches clustered, parallel and erect, giving a narrow elongated habit (occasionally meaning branched reaching to the same height) (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 27 July 2016
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 27 July 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2023