Thalassodendron pachyrizum Hartog 1970
Thalassodendron pachyrizum Hartog Rottnest Island, Western Australia
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Thalassodendron pachyrizum Hartog 1970: 194, fig. 53a-i
Published in: Hartog, C. den (1970). The sea-grasses of the world. Verhandelingen der Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen, Afdeling Natuurkunde, Tweede Reeks 59(1): [1-]6-275, 63 figs, 31 plates.
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Temperate coast. Commonly grows on rocks at the edge of limestone and granite reefs at depths up to 6 m; found in regions of extreme turbulence at greater depths, to 40 m; a poor competitor not normally found growing in association with other seagrasses (Robertson 1984). - (24 Jun 2010) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
type locality: Leighton, Western Australia, Australia (Robertson 1984: 99). Type: Baird; 30 July 1941; drift. UWA (Robertson 1984: 99).
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Robertson, E.L. (1984). Seagrasses. In: The marine benthic flora of Southern Australia. Part 1. (Womersley, H.B.S. Eds), pp. 57-122. Adelaide: D.J. Woolman, Government Printer, South Australia.
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