1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex amplifolia Boott

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SW. Canada to W. U.S.A., New Mexico.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    British Columbia, California, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Washington

    Carex amplifolia Boott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 2, 1903 Douglas, D. [s.n.], Canada K001079006 Unknown type material
    Gray, A. [s.n.], Pennsylvania K001067604
    Douglas, D. [s.n.], Canada K001079005
    Smith, A.H. [s.n.], Pennsylvania K001079008

    First published in W.J.Hooker, Fl. Bor.-Amer. 2: 228 (1839)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Douglas, G.W., Meidinger, D. & Penny, J.L. (2002). Rare Native Vascular Plants of British Columbia, ed. 2: 1-358. Province of British Columbia.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0