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Taxonomy Detail

Family Codiaceae

Codiaceae Kützing, 1843: 302, 308.

Type of name: Codium Stackhouse, 1797

Source: Silva, P.C. (1980). Names of classes and families of living algae: with special reference to their use in the Index Nominum Genericorum (Plantarum). Regnum Vegetabile 103: 1-156.

Original publication: Kützing, F.T. (1843). Phycologia generalis oder Anatomie, Physiologie und Systemkunde der Tange. Mit 80 farbig gedruckten Tafeln, gezeichnet und gravirt vom Verfasser. pp. [part 1]: [i]-xxxii, [1]-142, [part 2:] 143-458, 1, err.], pls 1-80. Leipzig: F.A. Brockhaus.

Key References
Silva, P.C. & Chacana, M.E. (2015). Codiaceae. In: Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. (Huisman, J.M. Eds), pp. 103-113. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Böhm, L., Fütterer, D. & Kaminski, E. (1978). Algal calcification in some Codiaceae (Chlorophyta): ultrastructure and location of skeletal deposits. Journal of Phycology 14: 486-493, 31 figs.

Earle, S.A. & Young, J.R. (1972). Siphonoclathrus a new genus of Chlorophyta (Siphonales: Codiaceae) from Panama. Occasional Papers of the Farlow Herbarium Harvard University 3: 1-4.

Gepp, A. & Gepp, E.S. (1911). The Codiaceae of the Siboga Expedition including a monograph of Flabellarieae and Udoteae Siboga-Expeditie Monographie LXII. pp. 1-150, 22 pls. Leiden: E.J. Brill.

Gilbert, W.J. (1947). Studies on Philippine Chlorophyceae, III: the Codiaceae. Bulletin of the Torrey Botanical Club 74: 121-132, 1 fig.

Konishi, K. (1961). Studies of Paleozoic Codiaceae and allied algae Part I : Codiaceae (excluding Systematic Descriptions) . The Science Reports of Kanazawa University 7: 159-261, 39 figs.

Kumar, D. & Chauhan, V.D. (1989). On marine algal species of Codiaceae of Gujarat coast. pp. p 16. Calcutta.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C. & Chacana, M. (2002). El género Codium (Codiaceae, Chlorophyta) en el Pacífico de México. In: (A. Sentíes & K.M. Dreckmann, eds.) Monografías Ficológicas. Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana - Iztapalapa. México D.F. pp. 11-70. ( Eds)

Silva, P.C. & Chacana,M.E. (2012). Codium apiculatum (Codiaceae, Chlorophyta), a new species from southern and southwestern Australia. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(1): 35-40.

Taylor, W.R. (1973). A new Halimeda (Chlorophyceae, Codiaceae) from the Philippines. Pacific Science 27: 34-36, 2 figs.

Umamaheswara Rao, M. (1970). On two new records of Codiaceae from India. Journal fo the Marine Biological Association of India 10: 407-409, 8 figs.

Wille, N. (1890). Codiaceae. In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien nebst ihren Gattungen und wichtigeren Arten insbesondere den Nutzpflanzen unter Mitwirkung zahlreicher hervorragender Fachgelehrten, Teil 1, Abteilung 2. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 138-144. Leipzig: verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.

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