Codiolum gregarium A.Braun 1855
Codiolum gregarium A.Braun 1855: 20, pl. 1
Published in: Braun, A. (1855). Algarum unicellularium genera nova et minus cognita praemissis observationibus de algis unicellularibus in genere. pp. -114, 6 pls. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: apud W. Engelmann.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Codiolum.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Urospora penicilliformis (Roth) Areschoug
Type locality: "in insula Helgoland, ad trabes aestu marino irroratos." [Helgoland, Germany] (Braun 1855: 20).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Jorde, I. (1933). Untersuchungen über den Lebenszyklus von Urospora Aresch. und Codiolum A. Braun. Nytt Mag. Naturvid. 73: 1-19, 5 figs, 1 pl.
Mathieson, A.C. & Dawes, C.J. (2017). Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic. pp. [i]-x, 1-798, 109 pls. Amherst & Boston: University of Massachusetts Press.
Scagel, R.F. (1957). An annotated list of the marine algae of British Columbia and northern Washington (including keys to genera). Bulletin, National Museum of Canada 150: [i]-vi, 1-289.
Vinogradova, K.L. (1979). Opredelitel' vodorosley dal'nevostochnykh morey SSSR. Zelenyye Vodorosli [Manual for identification of the algae of the far-eastern seas of the USSR. Green algae]. pp. 147, 67 figures, 18 plates. Leningrad: Botanicheskii Institut imeni V.L. Komarova. [in Russian]
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