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Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor 1923

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Viridiplantae
Infrakingdom Chlorophyta infrakingdom
Phylum Chlorophyta
Subphylum Chlorophytina
Class Ulvophyceae
Order Bryopsidales
Family Codiaceae
Genus Codium

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Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain. 19 Oct 2013. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain. 19 Oct 2013. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor
Valencia. 25 May 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor
Finavarra, Co. Clare, Ireland. 17 May 2011. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor
Zeeland delta, Netherlands. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor
Peggy's Cove, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Colin Bates (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca). © Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca).

 

Codium fragile subsp. tomentosoides (Van Goor) P.C.Silva Peggy's Cove, Halifax, Nova Scotia
© Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca)

Publication details
Codium mucronatum var. tomentosoides Van Goor 1923: 134, fig. 1c

Published in: Van Goor, A.C.J. (1923). Die holländischen meeresalgen (Rhodophyceae, Phaeophyceae und Chlorophyceae) insbesondere der Umgebung von Helder, des Wattenmeeres und der Zuidersee. Verh. K. Akad-Wet. Amst. Sect. 2, 23: 1-232.

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 (Suringar) Hariot

Type information
Neotype locality: "Huisduinen, Netherlands, 1900, Mrs J. L. Redeke-Hoek (specimen not located). In the absence of the holotype, I have selected as neotype a specimen from Helder, Netherlands, annotated by van Goor, in the possession of Prof. J. Heimans, Hugo de Vries Laboratorium, Amsterdam." (Silva 1955: 568).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending in a short, sharp point.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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
Brodie, J., Maggs, C.A. & John, D.M. (2007). Green seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. pp. [i-v], vi-xii, 1-242, 101 figs. London: British Phycological Society.

Key references
Burrows, E.M. (1991). Seaweeds of the British Isles. Volume 2. Chlorophyta. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-238, 60 figs, 9 pls. London: Natural History Museum Publications.

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