Observations in the Family: Zosteraceae

English Name: Seegrasses

Sea grass - Zostera

Zostera R Bay 024
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Location: Mhlathuze Estuary - Richards Bay
Observed on: 29th May 2014
Added to iSpot: 29th May 2014
Likely ID: Zostera capensis
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Wrack washed up on edge of mangroves

Pondoland day3 (63)

Pondoland day3 (63)
By: Karen Watkins
Botanical Society of South Africa A-team
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Location: ZA
Observed on: 23rd September 2013
Added to iSpot: 30th September 2013
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 1
Comments: 1
Description: This single rock covered with a variety of plants but it's the grass-like growth in the sand that interests us. Anyone have any ideas?

Zostera capensis

Zostera capensis
By: Nicky
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Leisure Isle
Observed on: 1st April 2012
Added to iSpot: 11th April 2012
Identifications: 1
Agreements: 2
Comments: 0
Description: Plant has creeping roots which binds the sediment, shelters small fish and yields detrital food.

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