Colpomenia expansa (D.A. ) Y.-P.Lee 2008
Colpomenia expansa (D.A.Saunders) Y.-P.Lee 2008: 116, figs A-D (p. 116)
Published in: Lee, Y.P. (2008). Marine algae of Jeju. pp. [i]-xvi, 1-477 , map. Seoul: Academy Publication. [in Korean]
The type species (holotype) of the genus Colpomenia is Colpomenia sinuosa (Mertens ex Roth) Derbès & Solier.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Santa Catalina Island, California, U.S.A. (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 628).
Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), expanded, spread out (Stearn 1973).
Colpomenia sinuosa f. expansa D.A.Saunders 1898
This is a marine species.
Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp.  5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]
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