1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex bonplandii Kunth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical American Mountains.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 1490 - 4500 m.; Andes, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    Preocupación Menor

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southwest, Panamá, Peru, Venezuela

    Recorded in error in:

    Arizona

    Carex bonplandii Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2008 Mathews [s.n.], Peru K000584623
    Jan 1, 2008 Purdie, W. [s.n.], Colombia K000584624 isolectotype
    Jan 1, 2008 Purdie, W. [s.n.], Colombia K000584625 lectotype
    Jan 1, 2008 Bang, M. [s.n.], Bolivia K000584615
    Jan 1, 2008 Lechler [2560], Peru K000584619 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 2008 Lechler [2603], Peru K000584618
    Jan 1, 2008 Jameson [172], Bolivia K000584616 isosyntype
    Jan 1, 2008 Purdie [s.n.], Colombia K000584627 syntype
    Jan 1, 2008 Lechler, W. [2560], Peru K000584620
    Jan 1, 2008 Lechler, W. [2603], Peru K000584621
    Jan 1, 2008 Couthouy [2] K000584612
    Jan 1, 2008 Gandot [s.n.], Colombia K000584613
    Jan 1, 1993 Bonpland [s.n.], Peru K000584622 Unknown type material
    Mar 22, 1898 Spruce, R. [5901 A] K000584611 isotype
    Mar 22, 1898 Purdie [s.n.], Colombia K000584628
    Spruce, R. [5901], Ecuador K000584614 isotype
    Jan 1, 2008 Jameson [172], Colombia Carex bonplandii var. robustior K000584617 isosyntype

    First published in Enum. Pl. 2: 380 (1837)

    Accepted by

    • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Hammel, B.E. & al. (2003). Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica 2: 1-694. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Espejo Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1997). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 5: 1-98. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Rink, G. & Licher, M. (2015). Cyperaceae. Sedge family. Part 1: Family description, key to the genera, and Carex L. Canotia 11: 1-97. Arizona State University, School of Life Sciences.
    • Espejo Serna, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1997). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 5: 1-98. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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