Caulerpa prolifera is a species of chlorophytes in the family Caulerpaceae. They are native to Rio Grande Do Norte, Pernambuco, Ceará, Bahia, Espirito Santo, Piauí, Rio De Janeiro, Sergipe, and ParaíBa.
Definition: A sheet of saline water separated from the open sea by sand or shingle banks. The sheet of water between an offshore reef, especially of coral and mainland. The sheet of water within a ring or horseshoe shaped atoll.
Definition: The institution that holds a type specimen for a given species. The recommended best practice is to use the identifier in a collections registry such as the Biodiversity Collections Index (http://www.biodiversitycollectionsindex.org/).