Codium platyclados R. & 1984
Codium platyclados R.Jones & Kraft Codium platyclados , Lord Howe Island, Australia
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Codium platyclados R.Jones & Kraft 1984: 266, figs 8-13
Published in: Jones, R. & Kraft, G.T. (1984). The genus Codium (Codiales, Chlorophyta) at Lord Howe Island (N. S. W.). Brunonia 7: 253-276, 13 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Neds Beach, Lord Howe Island, Australia (Kraft 2000: 590). Holotype: Kraft & Ricker; 10.xii.1978; 9 m deep on low limestone patform. MELU K9626a (Kraft 2000: 590). Notes: Kraft (2007: 156) cites the Holotype as MELU LHI-9626.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to South & Skelton (2003: 708), Fijian meterial previously assigned to Codium platyclados Jone et Kraft (N' Yeurt et al.1996: 63), has been examined by M. Chacana and P.C. Silva, and will be described as a new species by them.
This is a marine species.
Kraft, G.T. (2007). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 1. Green algae. pp. [i]-vi, 1-347, 110 text-figs; 11 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study & CSIRO Publishing.
Created: 30 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 August 2007 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.