153,581 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 20,980 images, 59,369 bibliographic items, 411,009 distributional records.

Codium dwarkense Børgesen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Codiaceae
Genus Codium

Pictures

click on thumbnail for larger version.

Codium dwarkense Børgesen
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

Fucus verrucosus Hudson

Codium dwarkense Børgesen Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Codium dwarkense Børgesen 1947: 6, figs 3-5

Published in: Børgesen, F. (1937). Contributions to a South Indian marine algal flora. II. Journal of the Indian Botanical Society 16: 311-357, 20 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Codium is Codium tomentosum Stackhouse.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Silva et al. (1996) the names Codium elongatum and Codium tomentosum have been misapplied to this species at various stages. Please consult original reference for full details.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Syntype localities: Dwarka and Port Okha, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 853).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Silva, P.C., Basson, P.W. & Moe, R.L. (1996). Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean. University of California Publications in Botany 79: 1-1259.

Verbruggen, H. & Costa, J.F. (2015). Molecular survey of Codium species diversity in southern Madagascar . Cryptogamie Algologie 36(2): 171-187.

Created: 07 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 July 2016 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1521 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

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

Singh, S. & Chowdary, Y.B.K. (1982). Cytology of Codium dwarkense Boergs. Phykos 21: 28-31, 8 figs.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=21626

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 November 2018.

SITE © 1996 - 2018 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio