Stratiotes acoroides f.
Enhalus acoroides (Linnaeus f.) Royle Reef flat at Sanur, Bali, Indonesia
© Fernando Boisset (Fernando.Boisset@uv.es)
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, - 467 [+468 = Emendanda]. Brunsvigae [Braunschweig]: impensis Orphanotrophei.
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
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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, -472. London: Wm. H. Allen and Co., Leadenhall Street.
Boisset, F. & Ferrer-Galego, P.P. (2016). Typification of the Indo-Pacific seagrass Enhalus acoroides (Hydrocharitaceae). Taxon 65(3): 602-604, 2 figs.
Created: 06 November 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2019.