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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Chile to Falkland Islands.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Chile Central, Chile South, Falkland Is.

    Carex banksii Boott appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 3, 1897 King [302], Chile K000584783 lectotype
    Dec 3, 1897 Anderson [s.n.], Chile K000584784
    Darwin, C. [301], Chile K000584785
    Darwin, C. [300], Chile K000584786
    Lechler, W. [788], Chile K000584782 isotype

    First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London 20: 119 (1846)

    Accepted by

    • Wheeler, G.A. (2007). Carex and Uncinia (Cyperaceae, Cariceae) from the Juan Fernandez archipelago, Chile Darwiniana 45: 120-141.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Broughton, D.A. & McAdam, J.H. (2005). A checklist of the native vascular flora of the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas): New information on the species present, their ecology, status and distribution Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 132: 115-148.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Broughton, D.A. & McAdam, J.H. (2005). A checklist of the native vascular flora of the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas): New information on the species present, their ecology, status and distribution Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 132: 115-148.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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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