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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. [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]
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taxa

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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 (2013). Zostera Linnaeus, 1753. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2013). 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 2014-04-16
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