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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPosidonia oceanica (Linnaeus) Delile, 1813 
AphiaID: 145794

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlantae (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorViridaeplantae (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStreptophyta (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTracheophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpermatophytina (Subdivision) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMagnoliopsida (Class) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLilianae (Superorder) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlismatales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPosidoniaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPosidonia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPosidonia oceanica (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPosidonia König, 1805
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera oceanica Linnaeus, 1767
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPosidonia caulinii K.D.Koenig, 1805
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera oceanica Linnaeus, 1767 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Guiry, M.D. (2001). Macroalgae of Rhodophycota, Phaeophycota, Chlorophycota, and two genera of Xanthophycota, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 20-38 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorposidòniaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoraltinaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralga de vidriers  [details]
Corsican Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorarba marina  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorneptunusgras  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeptune grass  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorposidonie de Méditerranée  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNeptungras  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoralga de vidrieros  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (201 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3219 nucleotides; 99 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:65328 [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:145794
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2015). Posidonia oceanica (Linnaeus) Delile, 1813. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). 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=145794 on 2016-12-03
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