Colpomenia hasanainii Aisha & M. , nom. inval. 2012
Colpomenia hasanainii Aisha & M.Shameel 2012: 124, fig. 2 a-d, nom. inval.
Published in: 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.
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.
"Named in the memory of late Prof. Dr. Syed Zulfiqar Hasanain, the pioneering professor of Botany at University of Karachi."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: the "type" is illustrated as fig. 2 d but the place of desposition of a holotype is not given; Art. 40.7. "For the name of a new species or infraspecific taxon published on or after 1 January 1990 of which the type is a specimen or unpublished illustration, the single herbarium or collection or institution in which the type is conserved must be specified (see also Rec. 40A.3 and 40A.4)." - (19 Nov 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Buleji, Karachi, Pakistan. (Aisha & Shameel 2012: 125).
Created: 19 November 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 November 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 January 2021.