Agardhia bursa ( ) Ant.Cabrera, nom. illeg. 1823
Codium bursa (Linnaeus) C.Agardh Leitir Calaidh, Co. na Gaillimhe, Ireland; shallow water on rock
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Agardhia bursa (Linnaeus) Ant.Cabrera 1823: 99, nom. illeg.
Published in: Cabrera, A. (1823). Descriptio novi generis Algarum. Physiographiska Sällskapets Årsberättelse 1823: 99 only, no figs.
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 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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1817). Synopsis algarum Scandinaviae, adjecta dispositione universali algarum. pp. [i]-xl, -135. Lundae [Lund]: Ex officina Berlingiana.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 April 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 May 2021.