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Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray 1891

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

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Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray
South Africa. 09 Dec 2011. Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za). © Robert Anderson (anderson@botzoo.uct.ac.za).

Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray
Buffels Bay, Cape Peninsula Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa; pool population at low water. 07 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray
Buffels Bay, Cape Peninsula Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa; pool population at low water. 07 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray
Buffels Bay, Cape Peninsula Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa; plants from pool population at low water. 07 Oct 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray
South Africa. Robert Anderson. © Robert Anderson (Robert.Anderson@uct.ac.za).

 

Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray Buffels Bay, Cape Peninsula Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa; pool population at low water
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Caulerpa holmesiana G.Murray 1891: 208, pl. LII: figs. 1, 2

Published in: Murray, G. (1891). On new species of Caulerpa, with observations on the position of the genus. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Second Series, Botany 3: 207-213, pls 52, 53.
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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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 822).

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Key references
Braune, W. (2008). Meeresalgen. Ein Farbbildführer zu den verbreiteten benthischen Grün- Braun- und Rotalgen der Weltmeere. pp. [1]-596, pls 1-266 (colour photographs). Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.

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