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Ascophylla compressa (J.Agardh) Kuntze

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Ochrophyta
Class Phaeophyceae
Subclass Fucophycidae
Order Fucales
Family Fucaceae
Genus Ascophylla

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Ascophylla compressa (J.Agardh) Kuntze
Cabrillo National Monument, Point Loma, California, USA. Middle zone.. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.

Ascophylla compressa (J.Agardh) Kuntze
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Ascophylla compressa (J.Agardh) Kuntze
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Navicula lateropunctata J.H.Wallace

Silvetia compressa (J.Agardh) E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & Brawley Cabrillo National Monument, Point Loma, California, USA. Middle zone.
© National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior

Publication details
Ascophylla compressa (J.Agardh) Kuntze 1891: 884

Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ascophylla is Ascophylla laevigata Stackhouse.

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

Basionym
Fucodium compressum J.Agardh

Type information
Monterey Peninsula, Caifornia. (Silva 1979: 338).

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

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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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 19 February 2019.

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