Caulerpa simpliciuscula (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh 1823

Caulerpa simpliciuscula (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh

Current name: Caulerpa simpliciuscula (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh
Caulerpa simpliciuscula, Point Lonsdale, Victoria, AustraliaMichael Guiry (

Publication Details
Caulerpa simpliciuscula (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh 1823: 439

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1823). Species algarum rite cognitae, cum synonymis, differentiis specificis et descriptionibus succinctis. Volumen primum pars posterior. pp. [vii-viii], [399]-531. Lundae [Lund]: ex officina Berlingiana.

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Publication date: early 1823

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caulerpa is Caulerpa prolifera (Forsskål) J.V.Lamouroux.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Fucus simpliciuscula R.Brown ex Turner

Type Information
Type locality: "At Kent's Islands on the coast of New Holland. Mr. Brown." [Kent Islands, Bass Strait, Australia]; (Turner 1809-1811: 97, pl. 175) Holotype: Robert Brown; BM?;

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 07 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 15 May 2024

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 15 May 2024. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 16 July 2024

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