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Caulerpa okamurae Weber Bosse

Publication details
Caulerpa okamurae Weber Bosse in Okamura 1897: 5, pl. I: figs 13, 14 (as 'Okamurai' )

Published in: Okamura, K. (1897). On the algae from Ogasawara-jima (Bonin Islands). Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 11: 1-10, 11-17, pl. I and one text-fig..
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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.

Eponomy
Named for Kintaro Okamura (1867-1935), Japanese phycologist.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]

Kim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. (2010). Bryopsidales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 1, Number 1. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae: Ulotrichales, Ulvales, Cladophorales, Bryopsidales. Marine green algae. (Bae, E.H., Kim, H.-S., Kwon, C.-J., Hwang, I.-K., Kim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. Eds), pp. 157-209. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Lam, D.W. & Zechman, F.W. (2006). Phylogenetic analyses of the Bryopsidales (Ulvophyceae, Chlorophyta) based on RUBISCO large subunit gene sequences. Journal of Phycology 42: 669-678.

Titlyanov E.A., Titlyanova T.V. & Belous O.S. (2016). Useful marine plants of the Asia-Pacific Region countries. pp. 1-348, Many col. photo. Vladivostok: Dalnauka. [in Russian and English]

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References
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Hwang, E.K., Park, C.S., Han, J.W., Shin, W.J., Choi, C.G. & Sohn, C.H. (2003). Growth and maturation of a green alga, Caulerpa okamurae Weber van Bosse. Algae 18(3): 217-223, 5 figs, 2 tables. [in Korean]

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