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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana Montagne, 1837 
AphiaID: 144477

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorViridaeplantae (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChlorophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUlvophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryopsidales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa J.V. Lamouroux, 1809
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana Montagne, 1837
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauvinia webbiana (Montagne) Kützing, 1849 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana f. disticha Vickers, 1896
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana f. divergens (J.Agardh) Weber-van Bosse, 1898
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana f. elegans Yamada & Tanaka, 1938
Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana f. tomentella (Harvey ex J.Agardh) Weber-van Bosse, 1898
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana var. pickeringii (Harvey & Bailey) Eubank, 1946

Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana f. disticha Weber-van Bosse, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana f. disticha Vickers, 1896
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana var. divergens J.Agardh, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulerpa webbiana f. divergens (J.Agardh) Weber-van Bosse, 1898
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
North Atlantic Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAzores part of the North Atlantic Ocean (origin: alien[details]
(no group)
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorEurope (origin: alien[details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Global Invasive Species Database (GISD) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Information system on Aquatic Non-Indigenous and Cryptogenic Species (AquaNIS) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:73241 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species abundance in Portuguese (Azores) part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Common [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Portuguese (Azores) part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Portuguese (Azores) part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Cardigos et al. (2006) suggest boat hulls (most likely) or rafting as probable vectors for the introduction of C. webbiana. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Portuguese (Azores) part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental as attached or free-living fouling organisms [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Portuguese (Azores) part of the North Atlantic Ocean (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144477
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Caulerpa webbiana Montagne, 1837. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144477 on 2016-12-03
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