Caulerpa racemosa f. complanata (J. ) 1898
Caulerpa racemosa f. complanata (J.Agardh) Weber Bosse 1898: 364, pl. XXXIII : figs 13, 14
Published in: Weber-van Bosse, A. (1898). Monographie des Caulerpes. Annales du Jardin Botanique de Buitenzorg 15: 243-401, pls XX -XXXIV .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa cylindracea Sonder
Caulerpa complanata J.Agardh
Type locality: Port Denison (Bowen), Queensland, Australia (Silva & al. 1996: 836).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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: 29 November 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 July 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 22 October 2021.