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Colpomenia ecuticulata M.J.Parsons 1982

Publication details
Colpomenia ecuticulata M.J.Parsons 1982: 297, figs 8-10, 15

Published in: Parsons, M.J. (1982). Colpomenia (Endlicher) Derbès et Solier (Phaeophyta) in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 20: 289-301, 15 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Colpomenia is Colpomenia sinuosa (Mertens ex Roth) Derb├Ęs & Solier.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Takatu (Tawharanui) Peninsula, south side of Omaha Bay, near Warkworth, east coast, North Island, New Zealand (Parsons 1982: 297). Holotype: Hawkes; 14 January 1980; epiphytic on Carpophyllum flexuosum (Esper) Greville in less than 5 m of water. . CHR 357286 (Parsons 1982: 297).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Colpomenia ecuticulata M.J.Parsons)
South-west Asia: Pakistan (Silva & al. 1996, Krishnamurthy & Baluswami 2010, Aisha & Shameel 2012, Aisha & Shameel 2017).

Asia: Korea (Lee & Kang 2001).

Australia and New Zealand: Lord Howe Island (Kraft 2009), Manawatawhi/Three Kings Is. (Nelson 2013), New Zealand (Womersley 1987, Adams 1994, Harper & al. 2012, Lee et al. 2012, Nelson et al. 2014), North Island, NZ (Nelson 2013), Queensland (Kraft 2009, Bostock & Holland 2010), South Australia (Womersley 1987).

Pacific Islands: New Caledonia (Payri 2007).

Key references
Aisha, K. & Shameel, M. (2012). Taxonomy of the genus Colpomenia (Laminarophyceae, Phaeophycota) from the coast of Karachi. Pakistan Journal of Botany 49(2): 123-129, 4 figs.

Kraft, G.T. (2009). Algae of Australia. Marine benthic algae of Lord Howe Island and the southern Great Barrier Reef, 2. Brown algae. pp. [i-iv], v-vi, 1-364, 107 figs. Erratum of fig. 73 from vol. 1. Canberra & Melbourne: Australian Biological Resources Study and CSIRO Publishing.

Womersley, H.B.S. (1987). The marine benthic flora of southern Australia. Part II. pp. 484, 169 figs, 1 table, 8 plates, 4 maps. Adelaide: South Australian Government Printing Division.

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