Myrsidrum bursa ( )
Codium bursa (Olivi) C.Agardh Selce, northern Croatia
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Myrsidrum bursa (Linnaeus) 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.
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: 01 January 2018 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 16 February 2019.