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Report for Zostera tasmanica M.Martens ex Asch.

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Family Zosteraceae
Genus Zostera
Species tasmanica
Author M.Martens ex Asch.
Infraspecific subsp.
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
Life form
  • Seagrass
  • Aquatic
Ecotypes unknown
Max. salinity
SW
Germination unknown
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C4?McMillan, C., P. L. Parker and B. Fry (1980) 13C/12C ratios in seagrasses
Molecular data
  • DNA contentKuo, J (2001) Chromosome numbers of the Australian Zosteraceae
  • Chloroplast DNATanaka, N; Kuo, J; Omori, Y; Nakaoka, M; Aioi, K (2003) Phylogenetic relationships in the genera Zostera and Heterozostera (Zosteraceae) based on matK sequence data
Previously was: empty
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status unknown
Bioremediation unknown
antioxidants
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
Habitat
  • A2.61 Seagrass beds on littoral sedimentsCarruthers, TJB; Dennison, WC; Kendrick, GA; Waycott, M; Walker, DI; Cambridge, ML (2007) Seagrasses of south-west Australia: A conceptual synthesis of the world's most diverse and extensive seagrass meadows
Economic use
Distribution
Distribution (text)
  • Australia Holmes, KW; Van Niel, KP; Kendrick, GA; Radford, B (2007) Probabilistic large-area mapping of seagrass species distributions
  • New Zealand
  • South-west AustraliaCarruthers, TJB; Dennison, WC; Kendrick, GA; Waycott, M; Walker, DI; Cambridge, ML (2007) Seagrasses of south-west Australia: A conceptual synthesis of the world's most diverse and extensive seagrass meadowsWalker, DI; Campey, ML; Kendrick, GA (2004) Nutrient dynamics in two seagrass species, Posidonia coriacea and Zostera tasmanica, on Success Bank, Western Australia
  • Southeastern AustraliaMiller, CJ; Campbell, SJ; Scudds, S (2005) Spatial variation of Zostera tasmanica morphology and structure across an environmental gradient
  • TasmaniaCRIBB, A. B. (1954) The algal vegetation of Port Arthur. Tasmania
Previously was:
  • Australia Holmes, KW; Van Niel, KP; Kendrick, GA; Radford, B (2007) Probabilistic large-area mapping of seagrass species distributions
  • New Zealand
  • South-west AustraliaCarruthers, TJB; Dennison, WC; Kendrick, GA; Waycott, M; Walker, DI; Cambridge, ML (2007) Seagrasses of south-west Australia: A conceptual synthesis of the world's most diverse and extensive seagrass meadowsWalker, DI; Campey, ML; Kendrick, GA (2004) Nutrient dynamics in two seagrass species, Posidonia coriacea and Zostera tasmanica, on Success Bank, Western Australia
  • Miscellaneous notes Formerly Heterozostera tasmanica
    References

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