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Pelvetia compressa (J.Agardh) De Toni

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

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

Pelvetia compressa (J.Agardh) De Toni
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

Pelvetia compressa (J.Agardh) De Toni
Northern California. 08 Mar 2011. Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org). © Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org).

 

Cladophora crassicaulis P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Silvetia compressa (J.Agardh) E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & Brawley Northern California
© Wendell Wood (ww@oregonwild.org)

Publication details
Pelvetia compressa (J.Agardh) De Toni 1895: 216

Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1895). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. III. Fucoideae. Vol. 3 pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-638. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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Publication date: 14 November 1895

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pelvetia is Pelvetia canaliculata (Linnaeus) Decaisne & Thuret.

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
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Serrão, E.A., Alice, L.A. & Brawley, S.H. (1999). Evolution of the Fucaceae (Phaeophyceae) inferred from nrDNA-ITS. Journal of Phycology 35: 382-394, 5 figs, 4 tables.

Created: 21 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 05 September 2012 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Bisgrove, S.R., Nagasato, C., Motomura, T. & Kropf, D.L. (1997). Immunolocalization of centrin during fertilization and the first cell cycle in Fucus distichus and Pelvetia compressa (Fucales, Phaeophyceae). Journal of Phycology 33: 823-829, 18 figs.

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