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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
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler & M.D. Hanisak (2008) Submersed Plants of the Indian River Lagoon. Purchase information. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Claddagh, Co. Galway, Ireland; in sand. 15 Apr 2006. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Claddagh, Co. Galway, Ireland; in sand. 15 Apr 2006. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Trá na Reilige, An Cheathrú Rua, Co. na Gaillimhe; uppershore rockpool; 10.5-mm lens. 28 Jun 2008. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Shop window in Venice; labelled "Fucus vesiculosus". 08 Jun 2008. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Claddagh, Galway, Ireland; on stones in soft sand. 05 Jun 2005. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

Scytosiphon compressus (Linnaeus) Lyngbye
Carreroe, Co. Galway, Ireland; growing in cast-up coralline algae. Michael Guiry. © Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie).

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Ulva compressa Linnaeus Cape Perpetua Oregon, U.S.A.
© Michael Guiry (mike.guiry@nuigalway.ie)

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
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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 21 April 2019.

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