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Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada 1948

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Ectocarpales
Family Scytosiphonaceae
Genus Colpomenia

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Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Colpomenia bullosa right; Colpomenia phaeodactyla left. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Extensive population on intertidal platform. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Sotogawa-cho, Choshi, Chiba Prefecture, Japan. Chiba University. Base of frond. Hideki Haga. © Hideki Haga (902180827@office.chiba-u.jp).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Bamfield, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada; intertidal rocks. 24 Apr 2004. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Ecola, Oregon, USA; on rock lower intertidal. 12 Jun 2003. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada
Wizard Islet, Barkley Sound, British Columbia, Canada. Colin Bates (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca). © Coastal Imageworks (colinba@interchange.ubc.ca).

 

Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada Bamfield, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada; intertidal rocks
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Colpomenia bullosa (D.A.Saunders) Yamada 1948: 6, pl. 4

Published in: Yamada, Y, (1948). Marine algae. In: Icones of the marine animals and plants of Hokkaido. No. 1. (Yamada, Y. & Kinoshita, S. Eds) Yoichi, Hokkaido: Hokkaido Fisheries Scientifc Institution.

Type species
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 Dactylosiphon bullosus (D.A.Saunders) Santiañez, K.M.Lee, S.M.Boo & Kogame

Basionym
Scytosiphon bullosus D.A.Saunders

Type information
Type locality: Pacific Grove, California, U.S.A. (Parsons 1982: 295). Lectotype: FH photograph (Parsons 1982: 295). Notes: Colpomenia bullosa CHR 367932A, dried and pressed herbarium specimen (photo, fig. 14 in Parsons 1982: 299).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), blubous (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Colpomenia sinuosa f. deformans Setchell & N.L.Gardner 1903

Nomenclatural notes
Combination also introduced by C.K.Tseng & P.L.Cheng (1954: 110). - (15 Jul 2016) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
temperate waters of Pacific; epilithic, intertidal (Lee et al., 2014). - (10 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Common names

(as Colpomenia sinuosa f. deformans Setchell & N.L.Gardner)
Japanese: Watamo (Tokida 1954).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Santiañez, W.J.E., Macaya, E.C., Lee, K.M., Cho, G.Y., Boo, S.M. & Kogame, K. (2018). Taxonomic reassessment of the Indo-Pacific Scytosiphonaceae (Phaeophyceae): Hydroclathrus rapanuii sp. nov. and Chnoospora minima from Easter Island, with proposal of Dactylosiphon gen. nov. and Pseudochnoospora gen. nov.. Botanica Marina 61(1): 47-64.

Key references
Boo, S.-M. (2010). Scytosiphonaceae, Petrospongiaceae. In: Algal flora of Korea. Volume 2, Number 1. Heterokontophyta: Phaeophyceae: Ectocarpales. Marine brown algae I. (Kim, H.-S. & Boo, S.-M. Eds), pp. [155]-185. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Boo, S.M. & Ko, Y.D. (2012). Marine plants from Korea. pp. [1] 5-233, many col. photographs. Seoul: Marine & Extreme Genome Research Centre Program. [in Korean]

Cho, G.Y., Boo, S.M., Nelson, W. & Clayton, M.N. (2005). Genealogical partitioning and phylogeography of Colpomenia peregrina (Scytosiphonaceae, Phaeophyceae), based on plastid rbcL and nuclear ribosomal DNA internal transcribed spacer sequences. Phycologia 44: 103-111.

Hollenberg, G.J. & Abbott, I.A. (1966). Supplement to Smith's marine algae of the Monterey Peninsula. pp. [i]-ix [xii], [1]-130, 53 figs. Stanford: Stanford University Press.

Kain (Jones), J.M., Buchanan, J., Boo, S.M. & Lee, K.M. (2010). Colpomenia bullosa crust masquerading as Ralfsia verrucosa (Phaeophyceae) in southeast Australia. Phycologia 49(6): 617-627.

Kloczcova, N.G. (1996). Flora vodoroslei makrofitov Tatarskogo Proliva i osobennosti ee formirovanija [Macrophyte algal flora of Tatars Gulf (Sea of Japan) and peculiarities of its formation]. pp. 1-289. Vladivostock: Dalnauka. [in Russian]

Lee, K.M., Mansilla, A, Nelson, W.A. & Boo, S.M. (2012). Colpomenia durvillei (Scytosiphonaceae, Phaeophyceae): its distribution and relationships with other elongate species of the genus. Botanica Marina 55(4): 367-375.

Lindeberg, M.R. & Lindstrom, S.C. (2010). Field guide to the seaweeds of Alaska. pp. [i-]iii-iv, 1-188, numerous col. photographs. Fairbanks: Alaska Sea Grant College Program.

Nelson, W.A. (2013). New Zealand seaweeds. An illustrated guide. pp. [1]-328. Wellington: Te Papa Press.

Parsons, M.J. (1982). Colpomenia (Endlicher) Derbès et Solier (Phaeophyta) in New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 20: 289-301, 15 figs.

Tseng, C.K. & Cheng, P.L. (1954). Studies on the marine algae of Tsingtao. I. Acta Botanica Sinica 3(1): 105-120, 3 plates.

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References
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Kain (Jones), J.M. (2013). Colpomenia bullosa crust (Phaeophyceae) stressed less by grazing than by abiotic factors in high intertidal rockpools in southeastern Australia. Botanica Marina 56(5/6): 441-450.
Kain (Jones), J.M., Buchanan, J., Boo, S.M. & Lee, K.M. (2010). Colpomenia bullosa crust masquerading as Ralfsia verrucosa (Phaeophyceae) in southeast Australia. Phycologia 49(6): 617-627.

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