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Halophila major (Zollinger) Miquel

Publication details
Halophila major (Zollinger) Miquel 1856: 230

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Halophila is Halophila madagascarensis Doty & B.C.Stone.

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

Basionym
Lemnopsis major Zollinger

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), great.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lemnopsis major Zollinger 1854

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Nguyen, V.X., Detcharoen, M., Tuntiprapas, P., Soe-Htun, U., Sidik, J.B., Harah, M.Z., Prathep, A. & Papenbrock, J. (2014). Genetic species identification and population structure of Halophila (Hydrocharitaceae) from the Western Pacific to the Eastern Indian Ocean. BMC Evolutionary Biology 14: [1-18].

Nguyen, X.V., Holzmeyer, L. & Papenbrock, J. (2013). New record of the seagrass species Halophila major (Zoll.) Miquel in Vietnam: evidence from leaf morphology and ITS analysis. Botanica Marina 56(4): 313-321.

Uchimura, M., Faye, E.J., Shimada, S., Inoue, T. & Nakamura, Y. (2008). A reassessment of Halophila species (Hydrocharitaceae) diversity with special reference to Japanese representatives. Botanica Marina 51(4): 258-268.

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References
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Nguyen, X.V., Holzmeyer, L. & Papenbrock, J. (2013). New record of the seagrass species Halophila major (Zoll.) Miquel in Vietnam: evidence from leaf morphology and ITS analysis. Botanica Marina 56(4): 313-321.

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