Caulerpa pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) 1898
Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing KwaZulu-Natal
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Caulerpa pinnata f. mexicana (Sonder ex Kützing) Weber Bosse 1898: 290-291, pl. XXIV: fig. 2
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing
Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing
Type locality: Atlantic Coast of Mexico (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 63). Type: L (de Bolós & Masclans 1955: 63).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with leaflets arranged on each side of a common petiole.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
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: [i]-xiv, 1-1259.
Created: 18 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 June 2010 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 April 2021.