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NameCoppejans, E. & T. Beeckman (1990). Caulerpa (Chlorophyta, Caulerpales) from the Kenyan coast.
Type Publication
AbstractIn view of preparing a Flora of the seaweeds from Kenya, material is collected yearly by the autors since 1985. Twelve species of Caulerpa have been collected so far, some including several varieties: C. brachypus , C. cuppressoides, C. elongata, C. fastigiata, C. lentillifera, C. mexicana, C. racemosa, C. scalpelliformis, C. serrulata, C. sertularioides, C. taxifolia, C. verticillata. An identification key is provided, the different species are described and illustrated here (except C. lentillifera and C. racemosa ; ecological and biogeographical data are added.
Distributions
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East Africa for Caulerpa brachypus f. parvifolia (Harvey) A.B.Cribb, 1958
East Africa for Caulerpa cupressoides (West) C.Agardh, 1817
East Africa for Caulerpa elongata Weber-van Bosse, 1898
East Africa for Caulerpa fastigiata Montagne, 1837
East Africa for Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing, 1849
East Africa for Caulerpa scalpelliformis (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh, 1817
East Africa for Caulerpa serrulata (Forsskål) J.Agardh, 1837
East Africa for Caulerpa sertularioides (S.G.Gmelin) M.A.Howe, 1905
East Africa for Caulerpa taxifolia (M.Vahl) C.Agardh, 1817
East Africa for Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh, 1847
Kenya for Caulerpa cupressoides (West) C.Agardh, 1817
Kenya for Caulerpa fastigiata Montagne, 1837
Kenya for Caulerpa scalpelliformis (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh, 1817
Kenya for Caulerpa serrulata (Forsskål) J.Agardh, 1837
Kenya for Caulerpa sertularioides (S.G.Gmelin) M.A.Howe, 1905
Kenya for Caulerpa taxifolia (M.Vahl) C.Agardh, 1817
Kenya for Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh, 1847
Mozambique for Caulerpa brachypus f. parvifolia (Harvey) A.B.Cribb, 1958
Mozambique for Caulerpa cupressoides (West) C.Agardh, 1817
Mozambique for Caulerpa elongata Weber-van Bosse, 1898
Mozambique for Caulerpa fastigiata Montagne, 1837
Mozambique for Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing, 1849
Mozambique for Caulerpa scalpelliformis (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh, 1817
Mozambique for Caulerpa sertularioides (S.G.Gmelin) M.A.Howe, 1905
Reunion for Caulerpa serrulata (Forsskål) J.Agardh, 1837
Somalia for Caulerpa brachypus f. parvifolia (Harvey) A.B.Cribb, 1958
Somalia for Caulerpa cupressoides (West) C.Agardh, 1817
Somalia for Caulerpa elongata Weber-van Bosse, 1898
Somalia for Caulerpa fastigiata Montagne, 1837
Somalia for Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing, 1849
Somalia for Caulerpa scalpelliformis (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh, 1817
Somalia for Caulerpa sertularioides (S.G.Gmelin) M.A.Howe, 1905
Somalia for Caulerpa taxifolia (M.Vahl) C.Agardh, 1817
Tanzania for Caulerpa brachypus f. parvifolia (Harvey) A.B.Cribb, 1958
Tanzania for Caulerpa cupressoides (West) C.Agardh, 1817
Tanzania for Caulerpa elongata Weber-van Bosse, 1898
Tanzania for Caulerpa fastigiata Montagne, 1837
Tanzania for Caulerpa mexicana Sonder ex Kützing, 1849
Tanzania for Caulerpa scalpelliformis (R.Brown ex Turner) C.Agardh, 1817
Tanzania for Caulerpa serrulata (Forsskål) J.Agardh, 1837
Tanzania for Caulerpa sertularioides (S.G.Gmelin) M.A.Howe, 1905
Tanzania for Caulerpa taxifolia (M.Vahl) C.Agardh, 1817
Tanzania for Caulerpa verticillata J.Agardh, 1847
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