1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex monotropa Nelmes

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Africa (Drakensberg).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Lesotho

    Carex monotropa Nelmes appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1989 Killick, D.J.B. [1847], South Africa K000363599 holotype
    Jul 1, 1989 Killick, D.J.B. [1847], South Africa K000363600 isotype
    Jul 1, 1989 Flanagan [2013], South Africa K000363650

    First published in Kew Bull. 10: 86 (1955)

    Accepted by

    • Jiménez-Mejías, P., Martín-Bravo, S. & Luceño, M. (2012). Systematics and taxonomy of Carex sect. Ceratocystis (Cyperaceae) in Europe: A molecular and cytogenetic approach Systematic Botany 37: 382-398.
    • Gehrke, B. (2011). Synopsis of Carex (Cyperaceae) from sub-Saharan Africa and Madagascar Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 166: 51-99.
    • 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/
    © 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