Codium edule P.C. 1952
Codium edule P.C.Silva Hawaii; scale is 5 mm
© J.M. Huisman
Codium edule P.C.Silva 1952: 392, fig. 18: pl. 35b
Published in: Silva, P.C. (1952). Codium Stackhouse. In: An analysis of the siphonous Chlorophycophyta, with special reference to the Siphonocladales, Siphonales and Dasycladales of Hawaii. (Egerod, L.E. Eds) Vol.25, pp. 381-395. University of California Publications in Botany:
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Holotype locality: Waikiki, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands (Silva & al. 1996: 854). Type: Papenfuss 10803; 17.xi.1940; UC 925225 (Index Nominum Algarum
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Japanese: Miru (Arasaki & Arasaki 1983).
Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. -264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.
Mya Kyawt Wai, Thida Nyunt, Soe Pa Pa Kyaw and Soe-Htun, U. (2009). The morphology and distribution of the genus Codium (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) from Myanmar. Journal of Myanmar Academy of Arts and Science 7(5): 183-187.
Zemke-White, W.L. & Ohno, M. (1999). World seaweed utilisation: an end-of-century summary. Journal of Applied Phycology 11: 369-376.
Created: 21 July 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 December 2020 by Wendy Guiry
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Chang, J.-S., Dai, C.-F. & Chang, J. (2003). Gametangium-like structures as propagation buds in Codium edule Silva (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta). Botanica Marina 46: 431-437.
Lee, T.-C. & Hsu, B.-D. (2009). Disintegration of the cells of siphonous green alga Codium edule (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) under mild heat stress . Journal of Phycology 45(2): 348-356, 9 figs.
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