Althenia cylindrocarpa (Koernicke) Ascherson 1899
Althenia cylindrocarpa (Koernicke) Ascherson 1899: 213
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Zannichellia cylindrocarpa Koernicke
Type locality: "Australia felix" (Robertson 1984: 78). Type: F. Mueller n. 52; Herb. Berlin (presumed destroyed). (Robertson 1984: 78). Notes: Robertson (1984: 78) notes that “Australia Felix” was used broadly to denote the area of grasslands and coastline of southern Victoria from Melbourne westwards to Portland.
This is a marine species.
Ito, Y., Tanaka, N., García-Murillo, P. & Muasya, A.M. (2016). A new delimitation of the Afro-Eurasian plant genus Althenia to include its Australasian relative, Lepilaena (Potamogetonaceae). Evidence from DNA and morphological data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 98: 261-270, 4 figs.
Created: 22 June 2000 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 17 November 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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