Brown’s Caulerpa

Scientific name
Caulerpa brownii
Common names
Brown’s Caulerpa
Scientific name
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Group
Green Algae
Where to find
Exposed reef and deep rockpools
Description
Brown’s Caulerpa is an erect emerald green alga with dense, unbranched, thin fronds, with stipes forked at the base. Up to 40 cm longBrown’s Caulerpa forms moss-like textures in deeper pools exposed to waves.