Codium papenfussii P.C.
Codium papenfussii P.C.Silva South Africa
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Codium papenfussii P.C.Silva 1959: 122, fig. 7: pl. V
Published in: Silva, P.C. (1959). The genus Codium (Chlorophyta) in South Africa. Journal of South African Botany 25: 101-165, 22 figs, Plates II-XVI.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Silva et al. (1996) the following names have been misapplied to this species: Codium bursa by Delf & Mitchell (1921: 95 (Camps Bay record)) and Pocock (1939: 76, 78). and Codium spongiosum by Stephenson (1947: 296 (Port Edward record)).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Kalk Bay, Cape of Good Hope, South Africa (Silva 1959: 122). Type: UC?
Created: 05 February 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 November 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 January 2019.