Stratiotes acoroides f. 1782
Stratiotes acoroides Linnaeus f. 1782: 268
Published in: Linnaeus filius, C. (1782 "1781"). Supplementum plantarum: Systematis vegetabilium editionis decimae tertiae, Generum plantarum editionis sextae, et Specierum plantarum editionis secundae. pp. [i]-xvi, - 467 [+468 = Emendanda]. Brunsvigae [Braunschweig]: impensis Orphanotrophei.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stratiotes is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Enhalus acoroides (Linnaeus f.) Royle
Type locality: “Habitat inter Insulas Zeylonicas, König" [Johann Gerhard Koenig]. (Linnaeus f. 1782: 268). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Boisset & Ferrer-Gallego 2016: 603): [illustration in] Rumphius, Herb. Amboin. 6: 179, t. 75, fig. 2. 1750. — For an image of the lectotype, see Fig. 1.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Forbes Royle, J. [John Forbes] (1839). Illustrations of the botany and other branches of the natural history of the Himalayan Mountains, and of the flora of Cashmere. Vol. I. pp. [i]-lxxviii, -472. London: Wm. H. Allen and Co., Leadenhall Street.
Boisset, F. & Ferrer-Galego, P.P. (2016). Typification of the Indo-Pacific seagrass Enhalus acoroides (Hydrocharitaceae). Taxon 65(3): 602-604, 2 figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.