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Chauvinia clavifera (Turner) Bory 1829

Publication details
Chauvinia clavifera (Turner) Bory 1829: 207

Published in: Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M. (1829). Cryptogamie. In: Voyage autour du monde, exécuté par ordre du Roi, sur la corvette de sa majesté, La Coquille, pendant les années 1822, 1823, 1824 et 1825. (Duperrey, L.I. Eds), pp. 201-301. Paris: Bertrand.
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Publication date: Aug. 1829

Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Chauvinia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa racemosa (Forsskål) J.Agardh

Basionym
Fucus clavifer Turner

Type information
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 833).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
(C. Agardh) Bory de Saint-Vincent 1826-1829 (Belton et al., 2014: 50). - (2 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
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: 1-1259.

Key references
Belton, G.S., Prud'homme van Reine, W.F., Huisman, J.M., Draisma, S.G.A. & Gurgel, C.F.D. (2014). Resolving phenotypic plasticity and species designation in the morphology challenging Caulerpa racemosa-peltata complex (Caulerpaceae, Chlorophyta). Journal of Phycology 50(1): 32-54.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 November 2020.

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