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Report for Zostera marina L.

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Family Zosteraceae
Genus Zostera
Species marina
Author L.
Infraspecific
Infraspecfic Author
Pictures
Plant type
  • hydrohalophyte
Life form
  • SeagrassShi, YJ; Fan, HQ; Cui, XJ; Pan, LH; Li, S; Song, XK (2010) Overview on seagrasses and related research in ChinaTakeuchi, I; Hino, A (1997) Community structure of caprellid amphipods (Crustacea) on seagrasses in Otsuchi Bay, northeastern Japan, with reference to the association of Caprella japonica (Schurin) and Phyllospadix iwatensis MakinoZhang, XM; Zhou, Y; Adams, MP; Wang, F; Xu, SC; Wang, PM; Liu, P; Liu, XJ; Yue, SD (2020) Plant morphology and seed germination responses of seagrass (Zostera japonica) to water depth and light availability in Ailian Bay, northern China
Ecotypes YesBACKMAN, TWH (1991) GENOTYPIC AND PHENOTYPIC VARIABILITY OF ZOSTERA-MARINA ON THE WEST-COAST OF NORTH-AMERICAGonciarz, M; Wiktor, J; Tatarek, A; Weglenski, P; Stankovic, A (2014) Genetic characteristics of three Baltic Zostera marina populations
Max. salinity
26.57 dS/mShi, YJ; Fan, HQ; Cui, XJ; Pan, LH; Li, S; Song, XK (2010) Overview on seagrasses and related research in ChinaTakeuchi, I; Hino, A (1997) Community structure of caprellid amphipods (Crustacea) on seagrasses in Otsuchi Bay, northeastern Japan, with reference to the association of Caprella japonica (Schurin) and Phyllospadix iwatensis MakinoZhang, XM; Zhou, Y; Adams, MP; Wang, F; Xu, SC; Wang, PM; Liu, P; Liu, XJ; Yue, SD (2020) Plant morphology and seed germination responses of seagrass (Zostera japonica) to water depth and light availability in Ailian Bay, northern China
Germination YesJung-Im Park*, Kun-Seop Lee1and Min Ho Son (2012) Germination Rate of Zostera marina and Phyllospadix japonicus Related to Environmental FactorsPHILLIPS, RC (1971) SEED GERMINATION IN ZOSTERA-MARINA LPark, JI; Lee, KS; Son, MH (2014) Germination Rate of Phyllospadix japonicus Seeds Relative to Storage Methods and Periods
Salt glands and bladders unknown
Photosynthesis Pathway C3BEER, S; WETZEL, RG (1982) PHOTOSYNTHETIC CARBON FIXATION PATHWAYS IN ZOSTERA-MARINA AND 3 FLORIDA SEAGRASSES
Molecular data
  • DNA markersPeng, J; Zhang, LA; Jiang, X; Cui, CJ; Wu, RN; Zhao, JP (2012) Isolation and characterization of microsatellite markers for Zostera marina and their cross-species amplification in Zostera caespitosaTalbot, SL (2016) Eelgrass (Zostera marina) MIcrosatellite DNA Data; Pacific Coast of Norther America, 200-2009
  • Chloroplast DNAXing, QK; Guo, J (2018) Characterization of the complete chloroplast genome of the seagrass Zostera marina using Illumina sequencing technology
  • GenesYan, WJ; Liu, J; Seng, S; Zhou, B; Ding, KK (2019) Cloning, characterization and expression analysis of a microsomal glutathione S-transferase gene from the seagrass Zostera marinaZang, Y; Chen, J; Li, RX; Shang, S; Tang, XX (2020) Genome-wide analysis of the superoxide dismutase (SOD) gene family in Zostera marina and expression profile analysis under temperature stress
Microbial interactions and mycorrhizal status YesKurilenko, V VIvanova, E PMikhailov, V V (2001) Zonal distribution of epiphytic microorganisms on the sea grass Zostera marinaUC Davis (2020) Global diversity and biogeography of the Zostera marina associated microbial eukaryotes
Bioremediation YesDeniz, Fatih; Ersanli, Elif Tezel (2021) Purification of malachite green as a model biocidal agent from aqueous system by using a natural widespread coastal biowaste (Zostera marina)Huesemann, MH; Hausmann, TS; Fortman, TJ; Thom, RM; Cullinan, V (2009) In situ phytoremediation of PAH- and PCB-contaminated marine sediments with eelgrass (Zostera marina)Lee, G; Suonan, Z; Kim, SH; Hwang, DW; Lee, KS (2019) Heavy metal accumulation and phytoremediation potential by transplants of the seagrass Zostera marina in the polluted bay systems
antioxidants
  • AntioxidantsChoi, Han GilLee, Ji HeePark, Hyang HaSayegh, Fotoon A. Q. (2009) Antioxidant and Antimicrobial Activity of Zostera marina L. Extract
Secondary Metabolites
Compatible Solutes
  • ProlineGorham, J., L. Hughes and R. G. Wyn Jones (1980) Chemical composition of salt-marsh plants from Ynys Mon (Anglesey): the concept of physiotypes.
  • InositolGorham, J., L. Hughes and R. G. Wyn Jones (1980) Chemical composition of salt-marsh plants from Ynys Mon (Anglesey): the concept of physiotypes.
Habitat
  • A2.61 Seagrass beds on littoral sedimentsShi, YJ; Fan, HQ; Cui, XJ; Pan, LH; Li, S; Song, XK (2010) Overview on seagrasses and related research in ChinaTakeuchi, I; Hino, A (1997) Community structure of caprellid amphipods (Crustacea) on seagrasses in Otsuchi Bay, northeastern Japan, with reference to the association of Caprella japonica (Schurin) and Phyllospadix iwatensis MakinoZhang, XM; Zhou, Y; Adams, MP; Wang, F; Xu, SC; Wang, PM; Liu, P; Liu, XJ; Yue, SD (2020) Plant morphology and seed germination responses of seagrass (Zostera japonica) to water depth and light availability in Ailian Bay, northern China
Economic use
Previously was:
  • 3300.0 FodderSong, Xiaoyue; Xu, Qiang; Zhou, Yi; Lin, Chenggang; Yang, Hongsheng (2017) Growth, feed utilization and energy budgets of the sea cucumber Apostichopus japonicus with different diets containing the green tide macroalgae Chaetomorpha linum and the seagrass Zostera marina
  • Distribution
    Distribution map provided by GBIF | Global Biodiversity Information Facility
    Distribution (text)
    • North America BACKMAN, TWH (1991) GENOTYPIC AND PHENOTYPIC VARIABILITY OF ZOSTERA-MARINA ON THE WEST-COAST OF NORTH-AMERICATalbot, SL (2016) Eelgrass (Zostera marina) MIcrosatellite DNA Data; Pacific Coast of Norther America, 200-2009
    • Europe Bernard, G; Bonhomme, P; Boudouresque, CF (2005) Recovery of the seagrass zostera marina in a disturbed Mediterranean lagoon (Etang de Berre, Bouches-du-Rhone, Southern France)Tutin, TG (1942) Zostera L.
    • Baltic SeaGonciarz, M; Wiktor, J; Tatarek, A; Weglenski, P; Stankovic, A (2014) Genetic characteristics of three Baltic Zostera marina populations
    Miscellaneous notes Very widely distributed and with many references
    References

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