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Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing 1857

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Caulerpaceae
Genus Stephanocoelium

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Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing
Ashmore Reef, Australia. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep. Hideki Yukihira. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing
© ABC Taxa (eric.coppejans@ugent.be).

Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing
Dampier Archipelago, Western Australia.. John Huisman. © John Huisman (j.huisman@murdoch.edu.au).

 

Rhodymenia palmata f. marginifera (Turner) Batters

Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh Palau Islands, West Pacific
© Palau International Coral Reef Center

Publication details
Stephanocoelium verticillatum (J.Agardh) Kützing 1857: 1

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stephanocoelium is Stephanocoelium pusillum Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh

Basionym
Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: not specified (West Indies) (Silva & al. 1996: 848). Notes: Silva et al. recommend consulting J. Agardh (1873: 7) for further information regarding the type of this locality. According to Skelton & South (2004:301) the type locality is probably West Indies.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), verticillate, whorled (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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: 07 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 July 2021.

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