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Phyllospadix scouleri W.J.Hooker

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Subphylum Euphyllophytina
Infraphylum Spermatophytae
Superclass Angiospermae
Class Monocots
Subclass Alismatidae
Order Alismatales
Family Zosteraceae
Genus Phyllospadix


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Phyllospadix scouleri W.J.Hooker
Oregon, USA. 17 Aug 2014. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Phyllospadix scouleri W.J.Hooker
Original plate from Hooker (1838). 28 Oct 2010. M.D. Guiry. © Out of copyright.


Lyngbya diguetii Gomont

Phyllospadix scouleri W.J.Hooker Oregon, USA
© M.D. Guiry

Publication details
Phyllospadix scouleri W.J.Hooker 1838: 171, pl. CLXXXVI

Published in: Hooker, W.J. (1838). Flora boreali-americana, or, the botany of the northern parts of British America: compiled principally from the plants collected by Dr. Richardson & Mr. Drummond on the late northern expeditions, under command of Captain Sir John Franklin, R.N. To which are added (by permission of the Horticultural society of London,) those of Mr. Douglas, from north-west America, and of other naturalists. Vol. 2, part 9 pp. 97-144, pls CLIX-CLXXVIII. London: Henry G. Bohn.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Phyllospadix.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
low and mid intertidal; tide pool; sand; epilithic (Augyte & Shaughnessy, 2014). - (8 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hartog, C. den (1970). The sea-grasses of the world. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeling Natuurkunde, Tweede Reeks 59(1): [1-]6-275, 63 figs, 31 plates.

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Verified by: 28 October 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 August 2019.

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