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Caulerpa alternans Womersley

Publication details
Caulerpa alternans Womersley 1956: 364

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.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), alternating (Stearn 1992).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Caulerpa alternifolia J.Agardh 1887

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Lectotype locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria (Womersley 1984: 256). Lectotype: Wilson; LD, Herb. Agardh 16416 (Womersley 1984: 256).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2019.

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