Species Factsheet

Caulerpa racemosa

Details

Complete name: Caulerpa racemosa var. cylindracea (Sonder) Verlaque, Huisman and Boudouresque, 2003
Taxonomy: Chlorophyta » Chlorophyta » Bryopsidophyceae » Bryopsidales » Caulerpaceae » Caulerpa racemosa
Authors: B. S. Galil
Last updated: November 6th, 2006

Common Names

Grape algae.

Synonyms

Caulerpa racemosa

Short Description

A green macroalgae with slender thallus, lacking large rhizoidal pillars, basal part of the upright axes slightly inflated immediately above the attachment to the stolon, clavate branchlets, uncrowded and radially to distichously disposed.