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Nanozostera Tomlinson & Posluszny, 2001

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

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.
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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.

Nomenclatural notes
"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.

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Verified by: 14 March 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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