The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Posidonia (family Posidoniaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 308468) with original publication details: Descr. Egypte, Hist. Nat. 78 1813.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aegle fragilis Dulac Synonym H WCSP
Alga oceanica (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Caulinia oceanica (L.) DC. Synonym H WCSP
Kernera oceanica (L.) Willd. Synonym H WCSP
Posidonia caulini K.D.Koenig Synonym H WCSP
Taenidium acuminatum Targ.Tozz. Synonym H WCSP
Taenidium oceanicum (L.) Targ.Tozz. Synonym H WCSP
Zostera oceanica L. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-308468, and has not been changed.