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Caulerpa racemosa var. laetevirens f. compressa W.R.Taylor

Publication details
Caulerpa racemosa var. laetevirens f. compressa W.R.Taylor 1950: 64, 204-205, no fig.

Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1950). Plants of Bikini and other northern Marshall Islands. pp. [i]-xv, [1]- 227, 79 pls. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with flowers borne in racemes.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Runit Island, Eniwetok Atoll, Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950: 64). Holotype: W.R. Taylor 46-380; 30 May 1946; OIn holes on the marginal seaward reef, 1-2 m deep at low tide. MICH (Taylor 1950: 64).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 December 2019.

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