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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera Linnaeus, 1753 
AphiaID: 144233

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTracheophyta (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlismatales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZosteraceae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZosteraceae Dumortier
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterozostera (Setchell) den Hartog, 1970 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanozostera Tomlinson & Posluszny, 2001
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1753). Species plantarum, exhibentes plantas rite cognitas ad genera relatas cum differentiis specificis, nominibus trivialibus, synonymis selectis, locis natalibus, secundum systema sexuale digestas. Stockholm., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.59734 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzeegrassen  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreelgrasses  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorålegrasslekta  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorålegrasslekta  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbandtång (släktet)  [details]
Direct child
taxa (35)

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera) marina Linnaeus, 1753
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera) caespitosa Miki, 1932 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera caespitosa Miki, 1932 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera) caulescens Miki, 1932 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera caulescens Miki, 1932 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) capensis Setchell
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) noltei Hornemann
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) americana den Hartog, 1970 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera americana den Hartog, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera japonica Ascherson & Graebner, 1907 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) capricorni Ascherson, 1876 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera capricorni Ascherson, 1876 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) japonica Ascherson & Graebner, 1907 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera japonica Ascherson & Graebner, 1907 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) muelleri Irmisch ex Ascherson, 1867 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera muelleri Irmisch ex Ascherson, 1867 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) novazelandica Setchell, 1933 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera novazelandica Setchell, 1933 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera asiatica Miki, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera caespitosa Miki, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera capricorni Ascherson, 1876
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera caulescens Miki, 1932
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera chilensis (J.Kuo) S.W.L.Jacobs & D.H.Les, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera japonica Ascherson & Graebner, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera mucronata den Hartog, 1970
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera muelleri Irmisch ex Ascherson, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera nigricaulis (J.Kuo) S.W.L.Jacobs & D.H.Les, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera novazelandica Setchell, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera polychlamys (J.Kuo) S.W.L.Jacobs & D.H.Les, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera tasmanica Martens ex Ascherson, 1867

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera capensis Setchell, 1933 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) capensis Setchell (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera marina Linnaeus, 1753 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera) marina Linnaeus, 1753 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera noltei Hornemann, 1832 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) noltei Hornemann (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera americana den Hartog, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera japonica Ascherson & Graebner, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera angustifolia (Hornemann) Reichenbach, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera marina Linnaeus, 1753 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera) marina Linnaeus, 1753
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera ciliata Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThalassodendron ciliatum (Forsskål) den Hartog, 1970
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera nana Roth, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera noltei Hornemann, 1832 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zosterella) noltei Hornemann
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera nodosa Ucria, 1793 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCymodocea nodosa (Ucria) Ascherson, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera oceanica Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPosidonia oceanica (Linnaeus) Delile, 1813
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera stipulacea Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila stipulacea (Forsskål) Ascherson, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera uninervis Forsskål, 1775 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalodule uninervis (Forsskål) Ascherson, 1882
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:7301 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:144233
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-08-13 07:02:00Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Zostera. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=144233 on 2014-10-26
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