Taxon profile


Posidonia K. Koenig

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Alismatales »  family Posidoniaceae

Scientific synonyms

Alga Boehm.
Caulinia DC.
Posidonion St.-Lag.
Taenidium Targ. Tozz.

Other names

= tapeweed

Included taxa

Number of records: 9

species Posidonia angustifolia Cambridge & J. Kuo - Narrow-leaved Tapeweed
species Posidonia australis Hook. f. - Broad-leaved Tapeweed
species Posidonia coriacea Cambridge & J. Kuo
species Posidonia denhartogii J. Kuo & Cambridge
species Posidonia kirkmanii J. Kuo & Cambridge
species Posidonia oceanica (L.) Delile - Mediterranean Tapeweed

Posidonia oceanica

species Posidonia ostenfeldii Hartog
species Posidonia robertsoniae Cambridge & J. Kuo
species Posidonia sinuosa Cambridge & J. Kuo

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