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Phyllospadix torreyi S.Watson

Classification:
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 torreyi S.Watson
Cabrillo National Monument, California, USA. 07 Sep 2018. © National Park Service U.S. Department of the Interior.

Phyllospadix torreyi S.Watson
Oregon, USA. 17 Aug 2014. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Phyllospadix torreyi S.Watson
Oregon, USA. 17 Aug 2014. M.D. Guiry. © M.D. Guiry.

Phyllospadix torreyi S.Watson
Shi Shi Beach, Olympic Peninsula on outer coast of Washington State, USA. 17 Aug 2014. Paul Gabrielson. © Paul Gabrielson (drseaweed@hotmail.com).

Phyllospadix torreyi S.Watson
with Laminaria setchellii, Shi Shi Beach, Olympic Peninsula on outer coast of Washington State, USA. 17 Aug 2014. Paul Gabrielson. © Paul Gabrielson (drseaweed@hotmail.com).

 

Dictyosiphon hirsutus (Skottsberg) P.M.Pedersen

Phyllospadix torreyi S.Watson with Laminaria setchellii, Shi Shi Beach, Olympic Peninsula on outer coast of Washington State, USA
© Paul Gabrielson (drseaweed@hotmail.com)

Publication details
Phyllospadix torreyi S.Watson 1879: 303

Published in: Watson, S. (1879). Contributions to American botany: revision of the North American Liliaceæ; descriptions of some new species of North American plants. Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 14: 213-303.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Phyllospadix is Phyllospadix scouleri W.J.Hooker.

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

Eponomy
Named for John Torrey (1796-1873), American botanist.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Combination by Sereno Watson (1826-1892). - (17 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
zone: low; sand; epilithic (Augyte & Shaughnessy, 2014). - (8 Dec 2014) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 03 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1531 times since it was created.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Drysdale, F.R. & Barbour, M.G. (1975). Response of the marine angiosperm Phyllospadix torreyi to certain environmental variables: a preliminary study. Aquatic Botany 1: 97-106.
Stewart, J.G. & Rüdenberg, L. (1980). Microsporocyte growth and meiosis in Phyllospadix torreyi, a marine monocotyledon. American Journal of Botany 67: 949-954.
Williams, S.L. (1995). Surfgrass (Phyllospadix torreyi) reproduction: Reproductive phenology, resource allocation, and staminate rarity. Ecology 76: 1953-1970.

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