1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex heleonastes Ehrh. ex L.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Russian Far East, W. & Central Canada.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alaska, Alberta, Altay, Austria, Baltic States, Belarus, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, East European Russia, Finland, France, Iceland, Italy, Kamchatka, Labrador, Manitoba, Michigan, Newfoundland, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Ontario, Poland, Québec, Romania, Saskatchewan, South European Russi, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, West Siberia, Yakutskiya, Yukon

    Extinct in:

    Germany

    Carex heleonastes Ehrh. ex L.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Suppl. Pl.: 414 (1782)

    Accepted by

    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2006). Conspectus Florae Caucasi 2: 1-466. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
    • 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.
    • Wallnöfer, B. (1991). Beschreibung eines Massenbestanddes von Carex heleonastes auf der Seiser Alm (Südtirol) und Nachweis für die Provinz Trient Berichte der Bayerischen Botanischen Gesellschaft zur Erforschung der Heimischen Flora 62: 257-262.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • von Raab-Straube, E. (ed.) (2012-continuously updated). The Euro+Med PlantBase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity http://ww2.bgbm.org/EuroPlusMed/query.asp.
    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.

    Sources

    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