1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex shortiana Dewey & Torr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Ontario to N. Central & E. U.S.A.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Arkansas, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia

    Carex shortiana Dewey & Torr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 21, 1902 Short, C.W. [s.n.], Kentucky K001079011
    Apr 21, 1902 Short, C.W. [5], Kentucky K001079010 Unknown type material
    Apr 21, 1902 Short, C.W. [s.n.], Kentucky K001079009

    First published in Amer. J. Sci. Arts 30: 60 (1836)

    Accepted by

    • Werier, D. (2017). Catalogue of the Vascular plants of New York state Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 27: 1-542. New York Botanical Garden.
    • 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.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Werier, D. (2017). Catalogue of the Vascular plants of New York state Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 27: 1-542. New York Botanical Garden.

    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.
    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