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Report for Zostera capricorni Asch.

updated: Jun 27th 2021, 6:41 am see all updates
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Family Zosteraceae
Genus Zostera
Species capricorni
Author Asch.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • Seagrass
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW Cuttriss, AK; Prince, JB; Castley, JG (2013) Seagrass communities in southern Moreton Bay, Australia: Coverage and fragmentation trends between 1987 and 2005
Germination YesCONACHER, CA; POINER, IR; BUTLER, J; PUN, S; TREE, DJ (1994) GERMINATION, STORAGE AND VIABILITY TESTING OF SEEDS OF ZOSTERA-CAPRICORNI ASCHERS FROM A TROPICAL BAY IN AUSTRALIA
Previously was: unknown
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C4Grice, AM; Loneragan, NR; Dennison, WC (1996) Light intensity and the interactions between physiology, morphology and stable isotope ratios in five species of seagrassGuest, MA; Connolly, RM; Loneragan, NR (2004) Within and among-site variability in delta C-13 and delta N-15 for three estuarine producers, Sporobolus virginicus, Zostera capricorni, and epiphytes of Z-capricorniMcMillan, C., P. L. Parker and B. Fry (1980) 13C/12C ratios in seagrasses
Molecular data
  • DNALes, DH; Moody, ML; Jacobs, SWL; Bayer, RJ (2002) Systematics of seagrasses (Zosteraceae) in Australia and New Zealand
Previously was: empty
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesMORIARTY, DJW; POLLARD, PC (1982) DIEL VARIATION OF BACTERIAL PRODUCTIVITY IN SEAGRASS (ZOSTERA-CAPRICORNI) BEDS MEASURED BY RATE OF THYMIDINE INCORPORATION INTO DNA
Previously was: unknown
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.61 Seagrass beds on littoral sedimentsCuttriss, AK; Prince, JB; Castley, JG (2013) Seagrass communities in southern Moreton Bay, Australia: Coverage and fragmentation trends between 1987 and 2005
  • A5.32 Sublittoral mud in variable salinity (estuaries)Turner, SJ (2007) Growth and productivity of intertidal Zostera capricorni in New Zealand estuaries
Previously was: empty
Economic use
Distribution
Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Distribution (text)
  • Australia Cuttriss, AK; Prince, JB; Castley, JG (2013) Seagrass communities in southern Moreton Bay, Australia: Coverage and fragmentation trends between 1987 and 2005KING R JHODGSON B R (1987) AQUATIC ANGIOSPERMS IN COASTAL SALINE LAGOONS OF NEW SOUTH WALES AUSTRALIA IV. LONG-TERM CHANGESLONG, WJL; MELLORS, JE; COLES, RG (1993) SEAGRASSES BETWEEN CAPE YORK AND HERVEY BAY, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA
  • New Zealand Matheson, FE; Schwarz, AM (2007) Growth responses of Zostera capricorni to estuarine sediment conditionsTurner, SJ (2007) Growth and productivity of intertidal Zostera capricorni in New Zealand estuaries
Miscellaneous notes
References

Last Records approved
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Sep 10th 2022, 6:13 pm

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Submitted by Mohammed Al-azzawi
Sep 9th 2022, 10:47 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Sep 9th 2022, 8:06 pm
Submitted by T J Flowers
Sep 8th 2022, 6:36 am

Approved by T J Flowers
Sep 8th 2022, 6:36 am
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