1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex inversa R.Br.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Australia, New Zealand.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    New South Wales, New Zealand North, Norfolk Is., Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

    Introduced into:

    Great Britain

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 1989 Brown, R. [s.n.], New South Wales K000961098 Unknown type material
    Sep 1, 1989 Brown, R. [s.n.], New South Wales K000961099 isolectotype
    Sep 1, 1989 Gunn, R.C. [579], Tasmania K000961096 syntype
    Sep 1, 1989 Sieber, F.W. [543], Australia K000961094 syntype
    Sep 1, 1989 Archer, W. [s.n.], Tasmania K000961095 syntype
    Jan 27, 1902 Pamplin, W. [s.n.], Australia K000961097
    Oct 6, 1899 Brown, R. [6078], Australia K000961100
    Oct 6, 1899 s.coll. [s.n.], New Zealand K000907571
    Ralph, T.S. [3990], New Zealand K000907566
    Colenso, W. [4481], New Zealand K000907565
    Colenso, W. [33], New Zealand K000907567 syntype
    s.coll. [919], New Zealand K000907564
    Black, R.A. [1163.014-(1)], Victoria Carex paupera K000961084 Unknown type material
    Sep 1, 1989 Drummond, J. [922], Western Australia Carex inversa var. major K000961092 syntype
    Sep 1, 1989 Robertson, J.G. [s.n.], Victoria Carex inversa var. major K000961090 syntype
    Sep 1, 1989 Robertson, J.G. [s.n.], Victoria Carex inversa var. major K000961091 syntype
    Feb 24, 1900 Drummond, J. [922], Western Australia Carex inversa var. major K000961093
    Hubbard, C.E. [5004], Queensland Carex rhytidocarpa K000961085 Unknown type material
    Mueller, F.J.H. von [s.n.], Queensland Carex rhytidocarpa K000961086 syntype

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

    Accepted by

    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.
    • Jermy, C., Simpson, D., Foley, M. & Porter, M. (2007). Sedges of the British Isles. B.S.B.I. Handbook No. 1, ed. 3: 1-554. Botanical Society of the British Isles, London.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Booth, R. & Moore, D. (2006). Reduction of Carex rhytidocarpa Nelmes (Cyperaceae) to a synonym of C. inversa R.Br. Austrobaileya 7: 373-375.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jermy, C., Simpson, D., Foley, M. & Porter, M. (2007). Sedges of the British Isles. B.S.B.I. Handbook No. 1, ed. 3: 1-554. Botanical Society of the British Isles, London.

    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