Codium intricatum Okamura 1913

Codium intricatum Okamura

Current name: Codium intricatum Okamura
1. Habit (cast ashore). 2. Utricle with gametangium. 3. Low intertidal (Sesoko Island, Okinawa, Japan). - 29 February 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (

Publication Details
Codium intricatum Okamura 1913: 74, pl. CXX [120]: figs 9-13

Published in: Okamura, K. (1913). Icones of Japanese algae. Vol. III pp. 1-77, pls CI-CXX. Tokyo: published by the author.

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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: Kuroshima, Hyuga Prov., Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan; (Silva, Yoshida & Shimada 1997) Lectotype: TI; (Silva, Yoshida & Shimada 1997: fig. 2)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), entangled (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 02 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 March 2022

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