Colpomenia sinuosa var. peregrina 1927
Colpomenia sinuosa var. peregrina Sauvageau 1927: 321, figs 1-8
Published in: Sauvageau, C. (1927). Sur le Colpomenia sinuosa Derb. et Sol.. Bulletin de la Station Biologique d'Arachon 24: 309-355, 8 figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Colpomenia is Colpomenia sinuosa (Mertens ex Roth) Derbès & Solier.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Colpomenia peregrina Sauvageau
Syntype localities: Various in the European Atlantic (Sauvageau 1927: 321). Lectotype: PC (Yoshida 1998: 305). Notes: Morhiban, France has been selected as the lectotype locality (Yoshida 1998: 305). Type from Brittany, France; in Herb, Sauvageau, PC (Womersley 1987: 298).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very sinuate (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Parsons, M.J. (1982). Colpomenia (Endlicher) Derbès et Solier (Phaeophyta) in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 20: 289-301, 15 figs.
Womersley, H.B.S. (1967). A critical survey of the marine algae of southern Australia. II. Phaeophyta. Australian Journal of Botany 15: 189-270, 6 figs.
Created: 18 February 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 January 2013 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 07 May 2021.