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This species is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical Asia to New Zealand.

Native to:

Afghanistan, Amur, Borneo, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, India, Japan, Jawa, Khabarovsk, Korea, Manchuria, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, New South Wales, New Zealand North, Norfolk Is., Philippines, Primorye, Queensland, South Australia, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Tasmania, Victoria, Vietnam, West Himalaya

Introduced into:

Mississippi

Carex breviculmis R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Oct 18, 1902 Robertson, J.G. [568], Victoria K000961168
Clemens, J. [28023], Sabah K000291259 holotype
Brown, R. [6084], New South Wales K000961166
Gunn, R.C. [s.n.], Tasmania K000961167

First published in Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland.: 242 (1810)

Accepted by

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Majure, L.C. & Bryson, C.T. (2008). Carex breviculmis (Cyperaceae), new to the flora of north America Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 2: 1381-1387.
  • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Majure, L.C. & Bryson, C.T. (2008). Carex breviculmis (Cyperaceae), new to the flora of north America Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 2: 1381-1387.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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