Chauvinia clavifera (Turner) Bory 1829
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.
Publication date: Aug. 1829
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
Fucus clavifer Turner
Type locality: Red Sea (Silva & al. 1996: 833).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
(C. Agardh) Bory de Saint-Vincent 1826-1829 (Belton et al., 2014: 50). - (2 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry
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.
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.
Created: 26 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 April 2014 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 April 2021.