Zostera marina Linnaeus, 1753, (eelgrass)

27 Apr 2001 at OSGR: SY67 in Dorset, England

Record Summaryin pool inland of rock shelf
Found asPlant
Date27 April 2001
OS grid refOSGR: SY67
Lat/Lon50° 40' N, 2° 30' W
Vice CountyDorset, VC no: 9
Voucher27 Apr 2001[D]
(Please quote this in any queries about this record)

Notes: Fertile shoots branched.
Leaf sheaths fused into tube around stem.
Leaves 3mm wide, apex weakly and bluntly apiculate, 90-102mm long, sheath 25-30mm.

The following literature was used to identify this find:

standard photographs and close-ups
standard photographs and close-ups:

Click on a thumbnail to see the preview, then click on that for the full-sized image

Creative Commons License
This website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International Licence.

Unless otherwise expressly stated, all original material on the BioImages website by Malcolm Storey is licensed under the above Creative Commons Licence.

Photographs from other photographers are used with permission but not included under the above CC licence.

BioImages - Virtual Field-Guide (UK)