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Codium simulans Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924

Publication details
Codium simulans Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924: 706, pl. 14: figs 21, 22; pl. 31

Published in: Setchell, W.A. & Gardner, N.L. (1924). XXIX Expedition of the California Academy of Sciences to the Gulf of California in 1921. The marine algae. Proceedings of the California Academy of Science, Fourth Series 12(29): 695-949, pls 12-88, map.
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Publication date: "May 13, 1924"

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: San Marcos Island, Gulf of California (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 706). Holotype: Ivan M. Johnston No. 8; June; Growing on rocks in the upper sublittoral belt.. CAS 1322 (Setchell & Gardner 1924: 706).

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), imitating, resembling (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Codium cuneatum Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924
Codium conjunctum Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924
Codium unilaterale Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1924

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Norris, J.N. (2010). Marine algae of the Northern Gulf of California: Chlorophyta and Phaeophyceae. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 94: i-x, 1-276.

Pedroche, F.F., Silva, P.C., Aguilar-Rosas, L.E., Dreckmann, K.M. & Aguilar-Rosas, R. (2005). Catálogo de las algas marinas bentónicas del Pacífico de México. I. Chlorophycota. pp. i-viii, 17-146. Ensenada, México: Universidad Autónoma de Baja California.

Schneider, C.W., Lam, D.W. & Verbruggen, H. (2019). DNA sequencing and anatomy demonstrate that Pacific Codium simulans is a genetically variable species found in the floras of Bermuda and Florida . Phycological Research 68: 98–102.

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Schneider, C.W., Lam, D.W. & Verbruggen, H. (2019). DNA sequencing and anatomy demonstrate that Pacific Codium simulans is a genetically variable species found in the floras of Bermuda and Florida . Phycological Research 68: 98–102.

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