Caulerpa racemosa var. nummularia ( ex J. ) D.Dixit
Caulerpa nummularia Harvey ex J.Agardh Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
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Caulerpa racemosa var. nummularia (Harvey ex J.Agardh) D.Dixit 1926: 225 ('mumularia')
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa nummularia Harvey ex J.Agardh
Lectotype locality: Friendly Islands (Belton et al. 2014: 49). Lectotype: TCD 0011105 (specimen marked 77) (Belton et al. 2014: 49, fig. 9B). Notes: Syntype localities: Friendly Islands, Tonga; Nukahiva, Marquesas Islands. Syntypes: Herb Agardh 16809, 16811 (in part), in LD; BM;, 287054 in NSW; DSC01032, in TCD.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.
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.
Created: 18 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 December 2019.