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Zosteraceae

- Zosteraceae

Taxonomy
Zosteraceae was named by Dumortier (1829). It is extant.

It was reranked as the subfamily Zosteroideae by den Hartog (1970).

It was assigned to Potamogetonaceae by den Hartog (1970); to Hydrocharitales by Daghlian (1981); and to Alismatales by Mabberley (2000) and Taylor et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1829Zosteraceae Dumortier
1970Zosteroideae den Hartog p. 40
1981Zosteraceae Daghlian p. 528
2000Zosteraceae Mabberley
2008Zosteraceae Taylor et al. p. 1029

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
superphylumTracheophyta
Pteridobiotina
superphylumCycadophytanae
phylumMagnoliophytaCronquist et al.
Anthophyta
Liliopsida()
RankNameAuthor
Alismatidae
HydrocharitalesDumort 1829
Hydrocharitaceae(de Jussieu 1789)
Petrosaviaceae(Hutch 1934)
Alismatales(Brown 1820)
familyZosteraceaeDumortier 1829
familyZosteraceaeDumortier 1829

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available