Zostera mucronata den Hartog. Halodule pinifolia (Miki) den Hartog Palau Islands, West Pacific. Publication details. Halodule pinifolia (Miki) den Hartog Halodule Endlicher, Orig. name. Environment. marine Halodule pinifolia (Miki) den Hartog, Accessed through: World Register of. Halodule pinifolia. No image available for this species; drawing shows typical species in this Family. Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL .

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Seagrass-Watch HQ recommends that users exercise their own skill and care with respect to hhalodule use of this classification and that users carefully evaluate the accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance of the material on the web site for their purposes.

You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Long strap-shaped leaves 5 longitudinal veins Cross veins which pinifolja a mesh across leaf blade Rounded leaf tip Leaf grows straight from rhizome ie. Tanaka Hybridisation in a tropical seagrass genus, Halodule Cymodoceaceaeinferred from plastid and nuclear DNA phylogenies.

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Articles with ‘species’ microformats All stub articles. Halodule pinifolia grows in sandy or muddy sand substrates from upper littoral to subtidal areas. There continues some debate in the literature and between seagrass taxonomists on the details particularly below sub class on the correct classification.

Field Guide to Seagrasses of the Red Sea.


Tropical Seagrass Identification

In Queensland, Zostera capricorni has been revised to Zostera muelleri subsp. Halodule pinifolia Scientific classification Kingdom: This species is can grow rapidly and is a fast coloniser. It is ephemeral with rapid turn-over and high seed set, and is well adapted to high levels of disturbance. It is found in shallow sea waters. This is a common seagrass in Asian tropical coasts. Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved from ” https: Linear strap-like leaves, mm wide Serrated leaf tip Leaf sheath is broadly triangular with a narrow base Leaf scars do not form a continuous ring around the stem Pinifolja on shallow subtidal reef pinifllia and sand banks.

Tropical Seagrass Identification from Waycott et al Seagrasses are a functional group, not a taxonomic group, of angiosperms flowering plantsi.

Guide to the identification of seagrasses in the Great Barrier Reef region.

James Cook University, Townsville. Oval shaped leaves in pairs 8 or more cross veins No hairs on leaf surface Preferred dugong food Common early colonising species Found from intertidal to subtidal depths.

Halodule pinifolia forms homogenous patches in intertidal places or occasionally intermixed with other seagrasses Skelton and South Cluster of ribbon-like curved leaves at the end of an erect stem Round, serrated leaf tip Tough, woody rhizomes with scars from successive shoots Very coiled, branched roots Typically found in rocky areas with strong reef crests.

Fine, delicate leaves up to 20cm long 1 central vein Black central vein splits into two at the rounded leaf tip Usually pale rhizome, with clean black leaf scars Found on intertidal sand banks. Flat, strap-like leaves mm wide Rounded, smooth leaf tip Smooth rhizome Scars from well developed leaf sheaths form a continuous ring around the stem Found on shallow reef flats.


To purchase a copy: For example, the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group published several papers recommending angiosperm classification, and is considered by many to represent the “standard”.

Halodule pinifolia (Miki) Hartog :: Algaebase

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Halodule pinifolia Miki Hartog. Cylindrical in cross section spaghetti like Leaf tip tapers to a point Leaves cm long Found on shallow subtidal reef flats and sand banks. Revision of Zostera capricorni has resulted in classfication to subspecies.

Small oval leaf blade New combinations in Australasian Zostera Zosteraceae. This classification is an opinion of Seagrass-Watch HQ pinifoliia on the best information available.

Zostera muelleri ZM ssp capricorni.

This species is known to be hybridized to Halodule uninervis in Okinawa, Japan. However many prominent seagrass taxonomists disagree. Cymodocea rotundata Cymodocea serrulata Enhalus acoroides Halodule pinifolia Halodule uninervis Halophila capricorni Halophila decipiens Halophila ovalis Halophila minor Halophila spinulosa Halophila tricostata Syringodium isoetifolium Thalassia hemprichii Thalassodendron ciliatum Zostera muelleri.