Myrsidrum bursa (Linnaeus) Rafinesque 1810

Codium bursa (Linnaeus) C.Agardh

Current name: Codium bursa (Linnaeus) C.Agardh
  Granada, Spain - 17 March 2021. Maria Altamirano Jeschke

Publication Details
Myrsidrum bursa (Linnaeus) Rafinesque 1810: 98

Published in: Rafinesque, C.S. (1810). Caratteri di alcuni nuovi generi e nuove specie di animali e piante della Sicilia con varie osservazioni sopra i medesimi. pp. [iii], 105, 29 plates. Palermo: Stampe di Sanfilippo.

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Publication date: 1810

Type Species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Codium bursa (Linnaeus) C.Agardh.

Alcyonium bursa Linnaeus

Type Information
Type locality: "in O. Europaeo."; (Silva & al. 1996: 898)

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: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 09 April 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 April 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 18 April 2024

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