Myrsidrum effusum Rafinesque 1810

Codium effusum (Rafinesque) Delle Chiaje

Current name: Codium effusum (Rafinesque) Delle Chiaje
Selce, northern Croatia - 26 March 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (

Publication Details
Myrsidrum effusum Rafinesque 1810: 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. [iii], 105, 29 plates. Palermo: Stampe di Sanfilippo.

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Publication date: 1810

Type Species
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 effusum (Rafinesque) Delle Chiaje.

Type Information
Type locality: Sicily, Italy; (Silva & al. 1996: 854)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), spread out, indeterminate, straggling; literally ‘poured out’ (Stearn 1973).

Created: 07 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 18 April 2022

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 18 April 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 22 April 2024

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