Fucus compressus C. , nom. illeg.
Fucus compressus C.Agardh 1824: 279, nom. illeg.
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Silvetia compressa (J.Agardh) E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & Brawley
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
New name: Fucoideum compressum. - (2 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: U.S.A.: California, Monterey ["In mari australi"] (Silva 1996-to date). Type: T. Haenke (Malaspina Expedition); LD (Silva 1996-to date
Created: 02 June 2010 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 20 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 February 2019.