1. Family: Cyperaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Carex L.
      1. Carex phalaroides Kunth

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Guatemala , NW. Venezuela to Uruguay.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Chile Central, Chile North, Ecuador, Guatemala, Paraguay, Uruguay, Venezuela

    Introduced into:

    Juan Fernández Is.

    Carex phalaroides Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 9, 1898 Tweedie [1404], Uruguay K000584675
    Feb 9, 1898 Philippi [s.n.], Chile K000584679
    Feb 9, 1898 Sellow [s.n.], Brazil K000584673 Unknown type material
    Tweedie [1404], Uruguay K000584677
    Balansa, B. [446], Paraguay K000584674
    Philippi [s.n.], Chile K000584678
    Sellow [s.n.], Uruguay K000584676

    First published in Enum. Pl. 2: 482 (1837)

    Accepted by

    • Jiménez-Mejías P., Strong M., Gebauer S., Hilpold A., Martín-Bravo S. & Reznicek A.A. (2018). Taxonomic, nomenclatural and chorological reports on Carex (Cyperaceae) in the Neotropics Willdenowia 48: 117-124.
    • Silveira, G.H. & Longhi-Wagner, H.M. (2008). Cyperaceae Juss. no Morro Santana - Porto Alegre e Viamåo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil Iheringia: Botânica 63: 295-320.
    • Wheeler, G.A. (2007). Carex and Uncinia (Cyperaceae, Cariceae) from the Juan Fernandez archipelago, Chile Darwiniana 45: 120-141.
    • 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
    • Jiménez-Mejías P., Strong M., Gebauer S., Hilpold A., Martín-Bravo S. & Reznicek A.A. (2018). Taxonomic, nomenclatural and chorological reports on Carex (Cyperaceae) in the Neotropics Willdenowia 48: 117-124.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Wheeler, G.A. (2007). Carex and Uncinia (Cyperaceae, Cariceae) from the Juan Fernandez archipelago, Chile Darwiniana 45: 120-141.

    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.
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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