Codium mucronatum var. novae-zelandiae J.Agardh 1887

Codium fragile subsp. novae-zelandiae (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva

Codium fragile subsp. novae-zelandiae (J.Agardh) P.C.SilvaPoint Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia - 03 December 2010. Michael Guiry (

Publication Details
Codium mucronatum var. novae-zelandiae J.Agardh 1887: 44

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

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Codium fragile subsp. novae-zelandiae (J.Agardh) P.C.Silva.

Type Information
Type locality: New Zealand; (Silva & Womersley 1956: 285) Lectotype: S. Berggren; LD; herb. Agardh 15613 (Silva & Womersley 1956: 285)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), ending in a short, sharp point.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 10 January 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 23 September 2004

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2004. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 25 September 2022

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