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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Subarctic to N. U.S.A.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Alaska, Alberta, Altay, British Columbia, East European Russia, Finland, Inner Mongolia, Iowa, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Labrador, Magadan, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Michigan, Minnesota, Mongolia, Montana, North European Russi, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nunavut, Ontario, Oregon, Québec, Saskatchewan, Sweden, Washington, West Siberia, Wisconsin, Yakutskiya, Yukon

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

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1949 Richardson [s.n.] K000501843 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1949 Richardson [s.n.] K000501844 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1949 Richardson [s.n.] K000501845 Unknown type material

    First published in J.Franklin, Narr. Journey Polar Sea: 750 (1823)

    Accepted by

    • Smith, W.R. (2018). Sedges and Rushes of Minnesota: 1-667. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, London.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Gorchakovskii, P.L. & al. (1994). Opredelitel' sosudistykkhrastenii srednego Urala: 1-524. Nauka, Moscow.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Smith, W.R. (2018). Sedges and Rushes of Minnesota: 1-667. University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, London.
    • Koopman, J. (2011). Carex Europaea. The Genus Carex L. (Cyperaceae) in Europe 1: 1-726. Margraf publishers,Weikersheim, Germany.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Gorchakovskii, P.L. & al. (1994). Opredelitel' sosudistykkhrastenii srednego Urala: 1-524. Nauka, Moscow.

    Sources

    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.

    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