Silvetia E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.& S.H.Brawley, 1999: 392
Holotype species: Silvetia compressa (J.Agardh) E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & Brawley
Original publication and holotype designation:Serrão, E.A., Alice, L.A. & Brawley, S.H. (1999). Evolution of the Fucaceae (Phaeophyceae) inferred from nrDNA-ITS. Journal of Phycology 35: 382-394, 5 figs, 4 tables.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 5 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present, of which 3 have been flagged as currently accepted taxonomically.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Silvetia babingtonii (Harvey) E.A.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & Brawley C
Silvetia compressa (J.Agardh) E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & Brawley C - type
Silvetia compressa subsp. deliquescens P.C.Silva C
Silvetia compressa f. deliquescens P.C.Silva P
Silvetia siliquosa (C.K.Tseng & C.F.Chang) E.A.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & S.H.Brawley C
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=42751
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:7489