Fucodium compressum J.Agardh 1848
Silvetia compressa (J.Agardh) E.Serrão, T.O.Cho, S.M.Boo & BrawleyNorthern California - 08 March 2011. Wendell Wood (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fucodium compressum J.Agardh 1848: 204, 355
Published in: Agardh, J.G. (1848). Species genera et ordines algarum, seu descriptiones succinctae specierum, generum et ordinum, quibus algarum regnum constituitur. Volumen Primum. Algas fucoideas complectens. pp. [i-vi], [i]-viii, -363. Lundae [Lund]: C.W.K. Gleerup.
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.
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: 02 June 2010
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 02 June 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 December 2022