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Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye

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

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Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Point Loma, Cabrillo National Monument, Calfornia. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland; on peir wall. 19 Mar 2018. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
1. Habit. 2. Surface view of cells. 3. Transverse section. 4. On intertidal cement blocks (Xom Con, Nhatrang city, Vietnam).. 09 Mar 2012. Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova. © Eduard and Tamara Titlyanova (etitlyanov@mail.ru).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Collected near Roscoff (F), December 1984. 29 Dec 2011. Elmar Wosnitza. © Christine Wosnitza.

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Hawaii; scale is 5 mm. 01 Jan 0001. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Hawaii; branch with lines of cells ad one pyrenoid per cell (arrow); scale 20 µm. 15 Aug 2011. J.M. Huisman. © J.M. Huisman.

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland. 18 Apr 2011. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Spiddal, Co. Galway, Ireland. 18 Apr 2011. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Zeeland delta, Netherlands. 26 Mar 2011. Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger. © Mat Vestjens & Anne Frijsinger (annenmat@natuurlijkmooi.net).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Ulva compressa Cuan, Ventry Harbour, Co. Kerry, Ireland. 11 Aug 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Navicula soehrensis var. muscicola (J.B.Petersen) Krasske

Ulva compressa Linnaeus Point Loma, Cabrillo National Monument, Calfornia
© National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior

Publication details
Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye 1819: 64

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Scytosiphon is Scytosiphon filum var. lomentarius (Lyngbye) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulva compressa Linnaeus

Basionym
Ulva compressa Linnaeus

Type information
Type locality: "Habitat in Europae mari & tectis maritimis" [Probably Bognor, Sussex, England] (Hayden et al. 2003: 289). Lectotype: Dillenius (1742: pl. 9: fig. 8) (epitype) OXF (Hayden et al. 2003: 289). Notes: Northern Europe (Lipkin & Silva 2002).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2018.

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