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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera marina Linnaeus, 1753 
AphiaID: 495077

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Genus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera) marina Linnaeus, 1753
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera Linnaeus, 1753
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera angustifolia (Hornemann) Reichenbach, 1845 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera marina var. angustifolia Hornemann, 1816 (synonym)
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 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorОбикновена морска трева  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgroot zeegras  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornarrow-leaved eelgrass [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreelgrassUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreel grass  [details]
Georgian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorზღვის ბალახი  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorechtes Seegras  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmalålegras [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorålegras  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmalålegras [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorålegras  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzostera morska  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormiliúrachUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormilfhéarachUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormiléarach chaol [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormiléarach  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsmal bandtång [from synonym]Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbandtång  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgwellt-y-gamlas culddail  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera marina var. angustifolia Hornemann, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera marina Linnaeus, 1753 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZostera (Zostera) marina Linnaeus, 1753
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 (28 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1858 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (10803 nucleotides; 68 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:62592 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:495077
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-08-13 08:04:37Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2012-01-11 15:41:23Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Zostera marina. 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=495077 on 2014-08-29
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