Codium arabicum Kützing 1856

Codium arabicum Kützing

Codium arabicum KützingCassini Island, north Kimberley, Western Australia - 25 May 2011. John Huisman (

Publication Details
Codium arabicum Kützing 1856: 35, pl. 100: fig. II [2]

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1856). Tabulae phycologicae; oder, Abbildungen der Tange. Vol. VI pp. i-iv, 1-35, 100 pls. Nordhausen: Gedruckt auf kosten des Verfassers (in commission bei W. Köhne).

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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.

Type Information
Type locality: Tor, Sinai Peninsula, Egypt; (Silva & al. 1996: 850) Type: G.W. Schimper (Unio Itiner. no 469); 26 March 1835 ; L; 910.187-1920 (Lipkin & Silva 2002: 62)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 08 March 1998 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 March 2022

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