Codium tenue   (Kutzing) Kutzing,  1856 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Chlorophyta
Class: Bryopsidophyceae
Order:Bryopsidales
Family:Codiaceae

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Description
Branches regularly dichotomous, fastigiate.


Synonym (s)
Codium tomentosum Silva P., 1959
(Misspelling)
Codium tomentosum var. tenue Kutzing, 1849
Lamarckia tenuis (Kutzing) Kuntze, 1891
Codium tenue (Kutzing) Kutzing, 1996

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• INDIA
• Java INDONESIA
• MAURITIUS
• SOUTH AFRICA
• SRI LANKA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam (Lat: 9.26) (Long: 79.2) INDIA (Record: 03/1997)

Literature Source(s)
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Tore, L; Hoppe, HA and Otto, JS (1969) Marine Algae Asurvey of Research and Utilization Cram, De Gruyter and Co., Hamburg 1-421 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Oza, RM and Zaidi, SH (2001) A revised checklist of Indian marine algae Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • National Fisheries Research Development Institute Available at - http://portal.nfrdi.re.kr/page?id=pr_index
  • Krishnamurthy, V (2006) Key to the taxonomic identification of green and brown marine algae of India Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 1 1-146 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Shanmugam, M; Mody, KH; Ramavat, BK; Murthy, ASK and Siddhanta, AK (2002) Screening of codiacean algae (chlorophyta) of the Indian coasts for blood anticoagulant activity Indian journal of marine sciences NISCAIR 31(1) 33-38 Available at - http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/4300/1/IJMS%2031%281%29%2033-38.pdf

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