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Zostera bullata Delile

Publication details
Zostera bullata Delile 1813: 289

Published in: Delile, A.R. (1813). Description de l'Égypte our recueile et des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Égypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée française, publié par les orderes de Sa Majesté l'Empereur Napoléon le Grand.Histoire naturelle. Tom. Second. Histoire naturelle. Vol. 2 (fasc. 2 'troisème livraison') pp. 145-320 [Flore d'Égypte, explication des plances], pls 1-62 [1826]. Paris: Imprimerie Impériale.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Zostera is Zostera marina Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halophila stipulacea (Forsskål) Ascherson

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bullate, blistered or pukered (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: ["à Suez sur la sable, la plante croissant au fond de la mer est verte et a la port d’un potamogeton"] (Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2015: 1035). Lectotype: MPU MPU007336 (Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2015: 1035, fig. 2).

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Source of current name
Ferrer-Gallego, P.P. & Boisset, F. (2015). Neotypification of the widely distributed seagrass Halophila stipulacea (Hydrocharitaceae). Taxon 64(6): 1031-1037, 3 figs.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2018.

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