1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex obscuriceps Kük.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. Himalaya to China (SW. Sichuan, NW. Yunnan).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, East Himalaya

    Carex obscuriceps Kük. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 1939 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000999192 Unknown type material
    Aug 1, 1939 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000999193 Unknown type material
    Aug 1, 1939 Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000999195 Unknown type material
    Aug 1, 1939 Griffith, W. [1067], Bhutan K000999191 Unknown type material
    Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], Sikkim K000999194

    First published in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 20(38): 723 (1909)

    Accepted by

    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. & Simpson, D.A. (2007). World Checklist of Cyperaceae. Sedges: 1-765. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Carex pamirica subsp. pamirica.]
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Carex pamirica.]

    Sources

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
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