Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh 1847
Caulerpa verticillata J.AgardhPalau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deepPalau International Coral Reef Center
Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh 1847: 6
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: not specified (West Indies); (Silva & al. 1996: 848) Notes: Silva et al. recommend consulting J. Agardh (1873: 7) for further information regarding the type of this locality. According to Skelton & South (2004:301) the type locality is probably West Indies.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), verticillate, whorled (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 25 March 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 25 March 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 December 2022