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Caulerpa racemosa var. microphysa (Weber Bosse) Reinke 1900

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Caulerpaceae
Genus Caulerpa


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Caulerpa racemosa var. microphysa (Weber Bosse) Reinke
en su hábitat natural, sobre fondo rocoso-arenoso, con corales y otros invertebrados. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso..


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Caulerpa microphysa (Weber Bosse) Feldmann en su hábitat natural, sobre fondo rocoso-arenoso, con corales y otros invertebrados. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso.

Publication details
Caulerpa racemosa var. microphysa (Weber Bosse) Reinke 1900: 38

Published in: Reinke, J. (1900). Über Caulerpa. Ein beitrag zur biologie der meeres-organismen. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen, Abteilung Kiel 5(1): 1-96, 87 figs, Schemata A, B.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulerpa is Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa microphysa (Weber Bosse) Feldmann

Caulerpa racemosa f. microphysa Weber Bosse

Type information
Type locality: Makassar (Ujung Pandang), Celebes, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 826-827).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Feldmann, J. (1955). Les plastes des Caulerpa et leur valeur systématique. Revue Générale de Botanique 62: 422-431, 2 figs.

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