Colpomenia stellata (Børgesen) Børgesen
Iyengaria stellata (Børgesen) Børgesen Doha, Kuwait Bay
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Colpomenia stellata (Børgesen) Børgesen 1930: 168-169
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 Iyengaria stellata (Børgesen) Børgesen
Rosenvingea stellata Børgesen
Type locality: Dwarka, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 631).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stellate, with narrow divisions radiating from the center like the rays of a star (Stearn 1973).
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.
Created: 22 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.