Myrsidrum bursa ( )
Codium bursa (Olivi) C.Agardh Leitir Calaidh, Co. na Gaillimhe, Ireland; shallow water on rock
© Lin Baldock
Myrsidrum bursa (Olivi) Rafinesque 1910: 98
Published in: Rafinesque, C.S. (1810). Caratteri di alcuni nuovi generi e nuove specie di animali e piante della Sicilia con varie osservazioni sopra i medesimi. pp. [i-iii], [i]-105, pls I-XXIX. Palermo: per le Stampe di Sanfilippo.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Codium bursa (Olivi) C.Agardh
Lamarckia bursa Olivi
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), A genus name used by C. Bauhin; also a purse; originally an oxhide, animal skin (Newton 1931).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 April 2019 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 25 May 2019.