Codium platylobium Areschoug Palm Beach, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
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Codium platylobium Areschoug 1854: 367
Published in: Areschoug, J.E. (1854). Phyceae novae et minus cognitae in maribus extraeuropaeis collectae. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis, series 3 1: 329-372.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Codium lindenbergii Binder ex Kützing 1856
According to Silva et al. (1996) the name Codium laminarioides has been misapplied to this species by O.Schmidt (1923: 59) (South African record only).
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Algoa Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Areschoug 1854: 367).
Kim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. (2010). Bryopsidales. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 1, Number 1. Chlorophyta: Ulvophyceae: Ulotrichales, Ulvales, Cladophorales, Bryopsidales. Marine green algae. (Bae, E.H., Kim, H.-S., Kwon, C.-J., Hwang, I.-K., Kim, G.H. & Klochkova, T.A. Eds), pp. 157-209. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
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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 12 November 2018.