Caulerpa alternans 1956
Caulerpa alternans Womersley 1956: 364
Published in: Womersley, H.B.S. (1956). A critical survey of the marine algae of Southern Australia. I. Chlorophyta. Australian Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 7: 343-383.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), alternating (Stearn 1992).
Caulerpa alternifolia J.Agardh 1887
Nom. nov. for C. alternifolia J. Agardh, nom. illeg. (INA). - (3 Feb 2020) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Lectotype locality: Port Phillip Heads, Victoria (Womersley 1984: 256). Lectotype: Wilson; LD, Herb. Agardh 16416 (Womersley 1984: 256).
Womersley, H.B.S. (1984). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part I. pp. 329, 102 figs, 16 plates. Adelaide: Government Printer, South Australia.
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Verified by: 03 February 2020 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 October 2020.