Fucus compressus C.Agardh, nom. illeg. 1824
Fucus compressus C.Agardh, nom. illeg. 1824: 279
Publication date: probably September 1824
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.
Type locality: U.S.A.: California, Monterey ["In mari australi"]; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: T. Haenke (Malaspina Expedition); LD; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 June 2010 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 20 November 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 20 November 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 October 2023