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Caulerpa microphysa (Weber Bosse) Feldmann

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 microphysa (Weber Bosse) Feldmann
en su hábitat natural, sobre fondo rocoso-arenoso, con corales y otros invertebrados. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso..

 

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Caulerpa microphysa (Weber Bosse) Feldmann en su hábitat natural, sobre fondo rocoso-arenoso, con corales y otros invertebrados. Foto: Yusimí Alfonso.
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Publication details
Caulerpa microphysa (Weber Bosse) Feldmann 1955: 430

Published in: Feldmann, J. (1955). Les plastes des Caulerpa et leur valeur systématique. Revue Générale de Botanique 62: 422-431, 2 figs.
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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.

Basionym
Caulerpa racemosa f. microphysa Weber Bosse

Type information
Type locality: Makassar (Ujung Pandang), Celebes, Indonesia (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 826-827).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Caulerpa racemosa f. microphysa Weber Bosse 1898
Caulerpa racemosa var. microphysa (Weber Bosse) Reinke 1900

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Caulerpa lentillifera f. parvula Børgesen 1949

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dawes, C.J. & Mathieson, A.C. (2008). The seaweeds of Florida. pp. [i]- viii, [1]-591, [592], pls I-LI. Gainesville, Florida: University Press of Florida.

Famá, P., Wysor, B., Kooistra, W.H.C.F. & Zuccarello, G.C. (2002). Molecular phylogeny of the genus Caulerpa (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta) inferred from chloroplast tufA gene. Journal of Phycology 38: 1040-1050.

Hodgson, L.M. Pham Huu Tri, Lewmanomont, K. & McDermid, K.J. (2004). Annotated checklist of species of Caulerpa and Caulerpella (Bryopsidales, Caulerpaceae) from Vietnam, Thailand and the Hawaiian Islands. In: Taxonomy of Economic Seaweeds with reference to the Pacific and other locations Volume IX. (Abbott, I.A. & McDermid, K.J. Eds) Vol.9, pp. 21-38.

Stam, W.T., Olsen, J.L., Zaleski, S.F., Murray, S.N., Brown, K.R. & Walters, L.J. (2006). A forensic and phylogenetic survey of Caulerpa species (Caulerpales, Chlorophyta) from the Florida coast, local aquarium shops, and e-commerce: establishing a proactive baseline for early detection. Journal of Phycology 42: 1113-1124.

Suárez, A.M., Martínez-Daranas, B. & Alfonso, Y. (2015). Macroalgas marinas de Cuba. pp. [1]-264, 229 figs. La Habana [Havana]: UH [Universidad de La Habana] Editorial.

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