Pelvetia compressa (J.Agardh) De Toni 1895
Silvetia compressa (J.Agardh) E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & BrawleyNorthern California - 08 March 2011. Wendell Wood (email@example.com)
Pelvetia compressa (J.Agardh) De Toni 1895: 216
Publication date: 14 November 1895
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.
Fucodium compressum J.Agardh
Monterey Peninsula, Caifornia.; (Silva 1979: 338)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 21 May 1999 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 05 September 2012
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 05 September 2012. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 December 2022