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Thalassia stipulacea (Forsskål) K.D.König 1805

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Phylum Tracheophyta
Subphylum Euphyllophytina
Infraphylum Spermatophytae
Superclass Angiospermae
Class Monocots
Subclass Alismatidae
Order Alismatales
Family Hydrocharitaceae
Genus Thalassia


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Thalassia stipulacea (Forsskål) K.D.König
Tanzania. Katrin Østerlund. © Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se).


Baillouviana keutzingii Kuntze

Halophila stipulacea (Forsskål) Ascherson Tanzania
© Katrin Oesterlund (Katrin.Osterlund@uadm.uu.se)

Publication details
Thalassia stipulacea (Forsskål) K.D.König 1805: 97

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Thalassia is Thalassia testudinum K.D.Koenig.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halophila stipulacea (Forsskål) Ascherson

Zostera stipulacea Forsskål

Type information
Type locality: Massaua [Eritrea] (Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2015: 1035). Neotype: G. Schweinfurth no. 8; G barcode G00408029 (Ferrer-Gallego & Boisset 2015: 1035). Notes: Isoneotype: P barcode P02089202.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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.

Key references
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 15 April 2021.

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