Colaconema codicola (Børgesen) , J.J.Bolton & R.J. 1997
Colaconema codicola (Børgesen) Stegenga, J.J.Bolton & R.J.Anderson 1997: 248, pl. 76 (1-2)
Published in: Stegenga, H., Bolton, J.J. & Anderson, R.J. (1997). Seaweeds of the South African west coast. pp.  + 1-655. Cape Town: Bolus Herbarium, University of Cape Town.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Acrochaetium codicola Børgesen
Type locality: Islas Canarias, sin precisar localidad (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 148). Type: C (Afonso Carrillo & Sansón 1999: 148).
Acrochaetium codicola Børgesen 1927
Rhodochorton codicola (Børgesen) Nakamura 1944
Audouinella codicola (Børgesen) Garbary 1979
Rhodothamniella codicola (Børgesen) Bidoux & Magne 1989
This combination was not validly made by "Jackelman, Stegenga et Bolton (1991: 304)" as claimed by Athanasidis (2016: 95) as the basionym was not cited. - (1 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This species has apparently been introduced into the Mediterranean (Verlaque et al. 2015: 139), probably by shipping and oyster cultivation, being first found in Mediterranean France before 1952. It si generally associated in the Mediterranean with Codium fragile, another introduced species. - (4 Nov 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Cormaci, M., Furnari, G. & Alongi, G. (2017). Flora marina bentonica del Mediterraneo: Rhodophyta (Rhodymeniophycidae escluse). Bollettino dell'Accademia Gioenia di Scienze Naturali di Catania 50(380): 1-391, 53 pls.
Hwang, I.-K. & Kim, H.-S. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 4, Number 2. Rhodophyta: Florideophyceae, Nemaliophycidae: Acrochaetiales, Colaconematales, Palmariales, Nemaliales. Nemalian red algae. pp. [1-6], 1-111, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.
Sfriso, A., Buosi, A., Wolf, M.A. & Sfriso, A.A. (2019). Invasion of alien macroalgae in the Venice Lagoon, a pest or a resource?. Aquatic Invasions 15(2): 245-270, 29 figs.
Verlaque, M., Ruitton, S., Mineur, F. & Boudouresque, C.-F. (2015). CIESM atlas of exotic species of the Mediterranean. Macrophytes. pp. -362, many photographs and maps. Monaco: CIESM Publishers.
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