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Posidonia robertsoniae J.Kuo & Cambridge 1984

Publication details
Posidonia robertsoniae J.Kuo & Cambridge 1984: 281

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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Posidonia is Posidonia caulinii K.D.Koenig.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Posidonia ostenfeldii Hartog

Synonym(s)
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.

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.

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