Codosiga pyriformis Kent 1881
Codosiga pyriformis Kent 1881: 339, pl. II: fig. 14
Published in: Kent, W.S. (1880). A manual of the Infusoria; including a description of all known flagellate, ciliate and tentaculiferous Protozoa, British and foreign, and an account of the organisation and affinities of the sponges. Vol. 1 pp. 145-472, 8 plates. London: David Bogue.
Publication date: November 1880
The type species (holotype) of the genus Codosiga is Codosiga pulcherrima H.J.Clark.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective B (Latin), pear-shaped (Brown 1946).
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 09 September 2021
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 September 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 March 2023