Nanozostera Tomlinson & Posluszny, 2001
Holotype species: Nanozostera noltei (Hornemann) Tomlinson & Posluszny
Currently accepted name for the type species: Zostera noltei Hornemann
Original publication and holotype designation: Tomlinson, P.B. & Posluzny, U. (2001). Generic limits in the seagrass family Zosteraceae. Taxon 50: 429-437.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Zostera.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as feminine.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Jacobs, S.W.L. & Lee, D.H. (2009). New combinations in Zostera (Zosteraceae). Telopea 12: 419-423, no figs.
"Replaced synonym: Zostera sect. Zosterella Aschers., Linnaea 35: 166. 1867." - (11 Dec 2018) - M.D. Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 3 species names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Created: 22 March 2010 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 March 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 August 2020.