Posidonia caulinii K.D.Koenig, nom. illeg. 1805
Posidonia caulinii K.D.Koenig 1805: 96, nom. illeg. (as 'Caulini' )
Published in: K[önig], C. [=K.D.] (1805). Addition to M. Cavolini's treatise on Zostera oceanica L. Annals of Botany 2: 91-97.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Posidonia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Posidonia oceanica (Linnaeus) Delile
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: unwarranted change of epithet. - (13 Aug 2014) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Created: 13 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 September 2021.