Posidonia coriacea Cambridge & J.Kuo 1984
Posidonia coriacea Cambridge & J.Kuo Bateman Bay, Western Australia
© M. van Keulen
Posidonia coriacea Cambridge & J.Kuo in J.Kuo & Cambridge 1984: 285
Published in: Kuo, J. & Cambridge, M.L. (1984). A taxonomic study of the Posidonia ostenfeldii complex (Posidoniaceae) with descriptions of four new Australian seagrasses. Aquatic Botany 20: 267-295.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Posidonia ostenfeldii Hartog
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Posidonia coriacea Cambridge & J.Kuo)
Australia and New Zealand: Australia (Huisman 2019).
Source of current name
Campey M.L., Waycott M. & Kendrick G.A. (2000). Re-evaluating species boundaries among members of the Posidonia ostenfeldii species complex (Posidoniaceae) - morphological and genetic variation. Aquatic Botany 66: 41-56.
Huisman, J.M. (2019). Marine plants of Australia Revised edition. pp. [i]-xviii, -435, numerous col. figs. Crawley Western Australia: UWA Publishing.
Created: 03 December 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Vanderklift, M.A. & Lavery, P.S. (2000). Patchiness in assemblages of epiphytic macroalgae on Posidonia coriacea at a hierarchy of spatial scales. Marine Ecology Progress Series 192: 127-135.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 October 2020.