1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex uncinata L.f.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is New Zealand, Central Pacific.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Antipodean Is., Hawaii, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Society Is.

    Introduced into:

    Great Britain

    Carex uncinata L.f. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 9, 1978 Macrae, J. [s.n.], Hawaii Uncinia uncinata K000960350
    Jul 13, 1971 Colenso, W. [bis], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000960299
    Jul 13, 1971 Colenso, W. [(bis)], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000960300
    Jul 13, 1971 Colenso, W. [s.n.], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000960353 Unknown type material
    Jul 13, 1971 Forster, G. [s.n.], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000960297
    Jul 12, 1971 Cunningham, A. [286], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000960298
    Landrein, S. [23], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000351775
    Colenso, W. [1646], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000960351
    Colenso, W. [1646], New Zealand Uncinia uncinata K000960352

    First published in Suppl. Pl.: 413 (1782)

    Accepted by

    • Berry, M. (2019). Adventures and aliens news 17 BSBI News 141: 41-47.

    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 Uncinia uncinata.]
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Uncinia uncinata.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Berry, M. (2019). Adventures and aliens news 17 BSBI News 141: 41-47.

    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