Codium bursa var. australe Sonder 1853

Publication Details
Codium bursa var. australe Sonder 1853: 660 (as 'australis')

Published in: Sonder, O.G. (1853). Plantae Muellerianae. Algae. Linnaea 25: 657-703.

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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 mamillosum Harvey.

Type Information
Type locality: Lefebre Peninsula, Australia; Type: F. von Mueller; MEL; (Silva & Womersley 1956: 271)

Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), A genus name used by C. Bauhin; also a purse; originally an oxhide, animal skin (Newton 1931).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 23 August 2001 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 16 April 2015

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 16 April 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 23 May 2024

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