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Zostera oceanica Linnaeus 1767

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

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Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
 Calaburra, Málaga, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
 Granada, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
 Calaburra, Málaga, Spain. 17 Mar 2021.  M. Altamirano. © Maria Altamirano Jeschke .

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
La Manga, Murcia, Spain. 13 Jun 2010. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
La Manga, Murcia, Spain. 13 Jun 2010. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
Cabo de Palos, Murcia, Spain. 21 Jul 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
La Azohía, Murcia, Spain. 24 Oct 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
La Azohía, Murcia, Spain. 26 Oct 2014. Isabel Rubio Perez. © marmenormarmayor.es.

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
Marseilles, France, 2011. 01 Jan 0001. Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

Zostera oceanica Linnaeus
Marseilles, France, 2011. Ignacio Bárbara. © Igancio Bárbara (barbara@udc.es).

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Posidonia oceanica (Linnaeus) Delile Ibiza; fruit open in half with seed; image taken under magnifying glass.
© Eduardo Infantes Ordas (eduardo.infantes@uib.es)

Publication details
Zostera oceanica Linnaeus 1767: 123

Published in: Linnaeus, C. (1767). Mantissa plantarum Generum editionis VI. et specierum editionis II. pp. [1]-142 + index. [Holmiae]: [Impensis direct. Laurentiis Salvii].
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Zostera is Zostera marina Linnaeus.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Posidonia oceanica (Linnaeus) Delile

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the ocean (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Zostera oceanica Linnaeus)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017).

Created: 09 June 2007 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 June 2007 by M.D. Guiry

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

Konig, C. (1805). Addition to M. Carrolini's treatise on Zostera oceanica L.. In: . ( Eds) Vol.2, pp. 91-99. London: Konig & Sims.
K[önig], C. [=K.D.] (1805). Addition to M. Cavolini's treatise on Zostera oceanica L. Annals of Botany 2: 91-97.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.

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