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Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Subphylum Euphyllophytina
Infraphylum Spermatophytae
Superclass Angiospermae
Class Monocots
Subclass Alismatidae
Order Alismatales
Family Hydrocharitaceae
Genus Stratiotes

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Indonesia. 14 Nov 2015. Fernando Boisset. © Fernando Boisset" .

Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.
Reef flat at Sanur, Bali, Indonesia. 10 Nov 2015. Fernando Boisset. © Fernando Boisset (Fernando.Boisset@uv.es).

Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.
Reef flat at Sanur, Bali, Indonesia. 10 Nov 2015. Fernando Boisset. © Fernando Boisset (Fernando.Boisset@uv.es).

Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.
Rhizome. Palau Islands, West Pacific. Hideo Ohba. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.
Two female flowers. Palau Islands, West Pacific, 1 m deep. Steven Victor. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.
Palau Islands, West Pacific, 0.5 m deep. Steven Victor. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.
Female plant. Palau Islands, West Pacific. Steven Victor. © Palau International Coral Reef Center.

Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f.
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).

 

Publication details
Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f. 1782: 268

Published in: Linnaeus filius, C. (1782 "1781"). Supplementum plantarum: Systematis vegetabilium editionis decimae tertiae, Generum plantarum editionis sextae, et Specierum plantarum editionis secundae. pp. [i]-xvi, [1]- 467 [+468 = Emendanda]. Brunsvigae [Braunschweig]: impensis Orphanotrophei.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stratiotes is .

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Enhalus acoroides (Linnaeus f.) Royle

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: “Habitat inter Insulas Zeylonicas, König" [Johann Gerhard Koenig]. (Linnaeus f. 1782: 268). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Boisset & Ferrer-Gallego 2016: 603): [illustration in] Rumphius, Herb. Amboin. 6: 179, t. 75, fig. 2. 1750. — For an image of the lectotype, see Fig. 1.

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Source of current name
Forbes Royle, J. [John Forbes] (1839). Illustrations of the botany and other branches of the natural history of the Himalayan Mountains, and of the flora of Cashmere. Vol. I. pp. [i]-lxxviii, [1]-472. London: Wm. H. Allen and Co., Leadenhall Street.

Key references
Boisset, F. & Ferrer-Galego, P.P. (2016). Typification of the Indo-Pacific seagrass Enhalus acoroides (Hydrocharitaceae). Taxon 65(3): 602-604, 2 figs.

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