Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor
Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor Palau Islands, West Pacific, 30 m deep
Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor 1950: 66, 204, pl. 33
Published in: Taylor, W.R. (1950). Plants of Bikini and other northern Marshall Islands. pp. [i]-xv, - 227, 79 pls. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Bikini Atoll [Marshall Islands] (Taylor 1950: 67). Holotype: W.R. Taylor 46-206; 13.iv.1946; Dredged from 37-57 m on the seaweed side of the reef. MICH (Taylor 1950: 67).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Caulerpa bikinensis W.R.Taylor)
Pacific Islands: Central Polynesia (Tsuda & Walsh 2013), Federated States of Micronesia (Lobban & Tsuda 2003, Lobban & Tsuda 2003), French Polynesia (Payri, N'Yeurt & Orempuller 2000), Marshall Islands (Taylor 1950, Dawson 1957), New Caledonia (Payri 2007), Republic of Palau (Ohba et al 2007).
Created: 28 March 2001 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 November 2017.