1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex melanantha C.A.Mey.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Iran to Siberia and Himalaya.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Altay, East Himalaya, Iran, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang

    Carex melanantha C.A.Mey. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Thomson, T. [s.n.], Pakistan K000998992
    Duthie, J.F. [13360], Jammu-Kashmir K000998989
    Duthie, J.F. [13256], Jammu-Kashmir K000998990
    Duthie, J.F. [12158], Pakistan K000998991
    Winterbottom, J.E. [884], Jammu-Kashmir K000998988
    Winterbottom, F.E. [884], Pakistan K000998987
    Winterbottom, F.E. [884], Pakistan K000061658
    Winterbottom, F.E. [884], Pakistan K000061659
    Osborne, J. [517], Kyrgyzstan K000493577

    First published in C.F.von Ledebour, Fl. Altaic. 4: 216 (1833)

    Accepted by

    • Stepantsova, N.V. (2010). Additions to the "flora of Siberia" in Lena-Katanga floristic area of Irkutsk region Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 95: 992-1005.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • 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.

    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/
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    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