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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila ovalis (R.Brown) J.D.Hooker, 1858 
AphiaID: 208930

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 editorHydrocharitaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila ovalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila Du Petit-Thouars, 1806
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulinia ovalis R.Brown, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaulinia ovalis R.Brown, 1810 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila madagascarensis Doty & B.C.Stone, 1967 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Aleem, A.A. (1984). Distribution and Ecology of Seagrass communities in the Western Indian Ocean. Deep Sea Research 31: 919-933 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila ovalis subsp. australis (Doty & B.C.Stone) den Hartog, 1970 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalophila australis Doty & B.C.Stone, 1966
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Comores
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorComores [details]
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWatamu [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [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 (8 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (130 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (65 nucleotides; 18 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:62553 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208930
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-25 07:13:52Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2008-12-09 10:03:16Z  changed  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). Halophila ovalis (R.Brown) J.D.Hooker, 1858. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). 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://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208930 on 2016-09-25
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