Codium fragile (Suringar) Hariot 1889

Codium fragile (Suringar) Hariot

Current name: Codium fragile (Suringar) Hariot
microscope, Spain, Galicia, Lugo, San Román beach, 2006; utricle with mucronIgnacio Bárbara (

Publication Details
Codium fragile (Suringar) Hariot 1889: 32-33

Published in: Hariot, P. (1889). Algues. In: Mission Scientifique du Cap Horn. 1882-1883. Tome V. Botanique. Cryptogamie. (Hariot, P. & al. Eds), pp. 3-109. Paris: Gauthier-Villars et Fils, Imprimieurs Libraires.

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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.

Acanthocodium fragile Suringar

Type Information
Type locality: Iaponia: Textor [Japan collected by Textor]; (Suringar 1867: 258) Type: L; 910, 187...1712

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 04 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 12 July 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 July 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 10 December 2023

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