Zostera capensis Setchell 1933: 815
Published in: Setchell, W.A. (1933). A preliminary survey of the species of Zostera. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science Washington 19: 810-817.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to the Cape, usually the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa.
Nanozostera capensis (Setchell) Tomlinson & Posluszny 2001
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Adams, J.B. & Bate, G.C. (1994). The ecological implications of tolerance to salinity by Ruppia cirrhosa (Petagna) Grande and Zostera capensis Setchell. Botanica Marina 37: 449-456, 4 figs, 2 tables.
Adams, J.B. & Talbot, M.M.B. (1992). The influence of river impoundment on the estuarine seagrass Zostera capensis Setchell. Botanica Marina 35: 69-75, 5 figs, 1 table.
Talbot, M.M.B. & Bate, G.C. (1987). The distribution and biomass of the seagrass Zostera capensis in a warm-temperate estuary. Botanica Marina 30: 91-99.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 December 2018.